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GW Traffic Expert Comments on Atlanta Traffic Breakdown Caused by Snowstorm

January 29, 2014

Prof. Samer Hamdar appeared on CNN on January 29, giving his insights on the Atlanta traffic breakdown that was caused by a major snow storm.

Health IT's Judy Murphy Speaks on Campus: “Health Information, Big Data & Quality of Care”

January 23, 2014

During a wide-ranging discussion Jan. 15, 2014, Judy Murphy of the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) for Health IT in the US Department of Health and Human Services touched on everything from definitions associated with health informatics, the rise of quick care centers in pharmacies, broadband connectivity in rural areas, to patients' engagement with their own healthcare -- and how it all relates to the implementation of electronic health records, quality care, and big data.

iDexa machine in new Weight Management & Human Performance Lab

New Weight Management & Human Performance Lab Now Open at VSTC

January 12, 2014

The Weight Management & Human Performance Laboratory is now open for business at GW’s VSTC in Ashburn, Virginia. Whether your goal is to lose weight or improve athletic performance, the lab offers a comprehensive array of testing and programmatic services to meet your needs using a broad spectrum of top-of-the line equipment. The services are open to the public, in addition to the GW community.

Mission to Haiti

GW School of Nursing's Mission to Haiti

January 11, 2014

“It’s like going back 100 years in healthcare,” said Dr. Joyce Pulcini upon her returning from a medical mission trip to Haiti with eight GW SON students and three other faculty members. The group spent Jan. 5-11 in Haiti, providing care to patients in a women’s health center, mobile clinics and patients’ homes. They also made health education presentations to both patients and healthcare providers.

GW online MSN ranks 4th nationwide

School of Nursing's online MSN ranks 4th nationwide

January 08, 2014

GW online MSN ranks 4th nationwide by US News & World Report. There are more than 130 programs nationwide.

Loudoun County Board of Supervisors Commends GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus for Contributions in Education and Economy

May 03, 2011

“Now, therefore, be it resolved that the Loudoun Country Board of Supervisors hereby commends The George Washington University’s Virginia Science and Technology Campus on its 20th anniversary; and expresses its gratitude to the University for its contribution to the economy of Loudoun County and for educating its citizens to fill jobs of the twenty-first century.”