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November 13, 2015
The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) has launched a new Ph.D. program in Translational Health Sciences. The program is designed to prepare health care professionals and leaders to create, translate, disseminate, and integrate knowledge across disciplines.
October 28, 2015
Members of the School of Nursing community—including Dean Pamela Jeffries, administrative leaders, faculty and students—cut the ribbon Oct. 27 on a new skills and simulation laboratory.
October 19, 2015
The George Washington University and Telos Corporation have signed a five-year agreement to support research and development in big data and data analytics in Northern Virginia.
September 23, 2015
The final tree will map relationships among more than 2 million species of animals, plants, fungi and microbes.
September 23, 2015
GW will become host of the Institute for Infrastructure Protection (I3P), a national consortium of leading institutions addressing the cybersecurity challenges that affect critical infrastructures.
September 21, 2015
As the school celebrates five years, Dr. Jeffries unveils plans to expand digital programs, increase research and focus on patient-centered care.
September 14, 2015
Leaders around the globe are becoming increasingly concerned with cyber security issues. These trends are stimulating an increased demand for skilled cybersecurity professionals. To keep pace with this trend, GW's College of Professional Studies is offering a new bachelor's degree completion and second bachelor's degree program in cybersecurity.
September 10, 2015
My exhibit covers my interpretation of Goose Creek in the four seasons over the span of 2012 through 2015.
August 25, 2015
Researchers at George Washington University’s Computational Biology Institute (CBI) have identified a potential link between microbes (viruses, bacteria and fungi) in the throat and schizophrenia. The discovery may offer a way to identify causes of the disorder and could lead to new treatments as well as diagnostic tests.
July 31, 2015
GW School of Nursing Dean Pamela Jeffries participated in a panel on the annual State of Healthcare in the Commonwealth. The event, hosted by the Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce, focused on the evolving world of healthcare. The School of Nursing's white paper "Health Care Transformation: Opportunities for a Healthier Virginia," was distributed at the event and is now available for download.
July 17, 2015
Governor McAuliffe announced the appointment of Dr. William Briscoe to serve on the Virginia Nuclear Energy Consortium Authority. Dr. Briscoe became the first GW faculty member to serve on one of the Governor's commissions.
July 14, 2015
GW is on the brink of new discoveries with the launch of GW’s Center for Biomolecular Sciences (CBMS).
July 13, 2015
For teachers, the question of how to best prepare students for future employment can be omnipresent. Employers face similar questions about how to hone the skills and capture the imaginations of future engineers, writers, artists and researchers. The George Washington University’s Teachers in Industry Project (GW TIP), now in its seventh year, is helping bring those parallel agendas together.
July 13, 2015
Painter Sherry Zvares Sanabria, B.A. '59, had a knack for finding spaces that held profound meaning. She traveled throughout the world, to asylums, immigration centers and prisons. Then she'd paint images from those locations in warm, velvet-like colors that marked her signature.
July 12, 2015
Zhenyu Li dreams of a day when sudden cardiac events, such as heart attacks, will be more quickly detected using a wearable finger ring with an electrocardiograph (ECG) sensor. Li, an assistant professor in GW’s School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS), Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, has recently been awarded a Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund (CRCF) grant.