GUMC Update

GUMC Update header graphic with the text The online newsletter of the Georgetown University Medical Center community

GUMC Update is a weekly online newsletter highlighting recent events, news stories and more from the Georgetown University Medical Center community.

January 29, 2023

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Highlights Include:

  • Message of Support and Solidarity
  • Georgetown Double Alum Eileen Ferrell Retires from Chief Nursing Post at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
  • Weinstein Awarded $8.2 Million for Research on Aging
  • Innovative Technology Preserves Donated Livers for Improved Outcomes in Transplant Patients
  • Staff Spotlight: Jean LaFonta
  • Gear Up: Registration for BellRinger 2023 Now Open
  • Georgetown Lombardi Team Wins Hands on Hope

January 22, 2023

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Highlights Include:

  • Observing the Lunar New Year
  • Howard and Georgetown Universities to Launch Joint Medical Humanities Center Funded by Mellon Foundation Grant
  • Georgetown Honors DC Leader Who Gives Low-Income Immigrants a Fresh Start
  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center Opens Biocontainment Unit to Care for Patients Who Contract Highly Infectious Diseases
  • Sheehan Named Holder of Catholic Health Care Ethics Chair
  • Apply for the GUMC Faculty Mentoring Program for Mentees and Pod Leaders

January 16, 2023

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Highlights Include:

  • One Tent Health’s Student Volunteers Gain Clinical Experience in Community Settings
  • Georgetown Increases Tuition Benefit for Military-Connected Students
  • Staff Spotlight: Sumaira Akber
  • MedDent Flood Update
  • Staff/AAP Advisory Council Medical Center Caucus Virtual Brown Bag Lunch January 25
  • Vote for the Estelle Ramey Mentorship Award Winner
  • Submit Abstracts for the MedStar Health-Georgetown University Research and Education Symposium

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