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GW’s Lisner Auditorium Concert Series Celebrates African Culture


GW’s Lisner Auditorium will celebrate a range of African music styles, including Ethiopian pop, South African vocal music and West African dance music, during its 2015-16 season.
13-Aug-2015 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences Announces New Dermatology Residency Program

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences is pleased to announce a new dermatology residency program that began on July 1, 2015.
11-Aug-2015 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

The George Washington University Names Inaugural Director of the Corcoran School of the Arts and Design


Longtime arts advocate and educator Sanjit Sethi will head the George Washington University Corcoran School of the Arts and Design, the university announced today.
4-Aug-2015 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

US Ambassador to African Union to Head a Top International School in Nation’s Capital


The George Washington University announced today that Ambassador Reuben E. Brigety II will serve as the new dean of the Elliott School of International Affairs.
3-Aug-2015 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

GW Cancer Institute Approved for a $250K Engagement Award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute

The George Washington University Cancer Institute has been approved for a $250,000 Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Award by the Patient-centered Outcomes Research Institute to create the first-ever online Community of Practice for...
30-Jul-2015 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Report Documents Unmet Need for Expanded Family Planning Services at CHCs

As part of a unique survey of nearly 2,000 women of childbearing age who receive health care at the nation’s community health centers, 90 percent reported that they were not actively seeking to become pregnant in the next 12 months. Yet more than...
28-Jul-2015 8:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Men Referred for Borderline Testosterone Levels Have Higher Rates of Depression and Depressive Symptoms

Researchers at the George Washington University (GW), led by Michael S. Irwig, M.D., found that men referred for tertiary care for borderline testosterone levels had much higher rates of depression and depressive symptoms than those of the general...
1-Jul-2015 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

PrEP Data Links Anti-HIV Immune Response to Reduce Chance of Infection

Research published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences found that some individuals exposed to HIV-1, but who remain uninfected, have a certain pattern of virus-specific immune responses that differentiated them from individuals...
22-Jun-2015 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Our Experts on Newswise

Are We On the Cusp of A Physician Shortage? Not Really, Says One Expert

Ed Salsberg, research instructor at the George Washington University School of Nursing, challenges the projected physician shortage.
3-Aug-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Hurricane Katrina: A Decade Later GW Experts Available to Discuss

Aug. 29, 2015 marks the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina making U.S. landfall. GW experts are available to discuss.
15-Jul-2015 9:05 AM EDT

GW Experts on Voting Rights Act, Then and Now

9-Jul-2015 2:05 PM EDT

GW Experts Available to Comment on Fourth of July Health Stories

29-Jun-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Religious Freedom, Public Health, and Social Justice Impact of SCOTUS ACA Ruling

26-Jun-2015 8:05 AM EDT

Federal vs. State Jurisdiction and Separation of Powers in SCOTUS ACA Ruling

26-Jun-2015 8:05 AM EDT

Tax Law and Judicial Temperament; GW Experts on SCOTUS ACA Ruling

26-Jun-2015 8:05 AM EDT

US Supreme Court Case on King v. Burwell: GW Experts Available

25-Jun-2015 1:05 PM EDT

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