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Women’s Health Issues Addresses Sex and Gender Differences in Veterans’ Health

A new supplement to the peer-reviewed journal Women’s Health Issues, sponsored by the Cooperative Studies Program of the Veterans Health Administration (VA) Office of Research and Development, examines sex and gender differences in U.S....
25-Jun-2019 9:25 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Psoriasis Patients Turn to Alternative Medicine When Traditional Treatments Fail

A recent survey from the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences found patients with psoriasis frequently use complementary or alternative therapies to treat their symptoms when traditional treatments fail.
20-Jun-2019 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Many Parents Struggle for Years to Adjust After Learning a Child is Gay, Bisexual or Lesbian

Two years after their child “comes out” as lesbian, gay or bisexual (LGB), many parents still say that it is moderately or very hard for them to adjust to the news, according to a study published today.
18-Jun-2019 8:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

GW Selected as 2019 Creating Excellence Business & Industry Partnership Award by the Virginia Department of Education for Second Year in a Row

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences was selected by the Commonwealth of Virginia Department of Education as a recipient of the 2019 Creating Excellence Business & Industry Partnership Award for Region 4.
13-Jun-2019 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

GW Launches Correctional Health Administration Online Master's Program

The George Washington University has announced a first-of-its kind online program for a Master of Science in Health Sciences in Correctional Health Administration. This program is designed to prepare graduates to lead health care initiatives for...
6-Jun-2019 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Sanjay B. Maggirwar, PhD, MBA, to Chair the GW Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine

Sanjay B. Maggirwar, PhD, MBA, has been selected to serve as chair of the Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
6-Jun-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Oldest Evidence of Stone Tool Production Discovered in Ethiopia

A new archaeological site discovered by an international team of researchers working in Ethiopia shows the origin of stone tool production dates back more than 2.58 million years. Previously, the oldest evidence for systematic stone tool production...
3-Jun-2019 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Kaylan Baban, MD, MPH, Tapped to Serve as Chief Wellness Officer for GW’s Medical Enterprise

Kaylan A. Baban, MD, MPH, will serve as the inaugural Chief Wellness Officer for the George Washington University’s medical enterprise — GW Hospital, the GW Medical Faculty Associates, and the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences.
22-May-2019 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


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