GUMC News

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    Honoring an Advocate for LGBTQ Health Education
    April 27, 2018

    The Hoya MedAlliance presented Andrea Singer, MD, with this year's Faculty Lambda Award, which honors a faculty member at the School of Medicine for their enduring commitment to Georgetown’s LGBTQ community.

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    Medical Students Showcase Posters on Student Research Day
    April 27, 2018

    On April 23, School of Medicine students presented their independent scholarly projects at the Seventh Annual George M. Kober Research Day, an experience designed to simulate an actual professional conference.

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    Inspiration and Celebration at the 13th Annual Women & Wine
    April 26, 2018

    The 13th-annual Women & Wine event, which took place on April 18, raised over $630,000 for the Nina Hyde Center for Breast Cancer Research at Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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    National HIV Surveillance to Improve with Georgetown’s CDC Grant
    April 23, 2018

    A team of Georgetown researchers has been awarded a $2 million grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to provide a secure, high-assurance, privacy protection, data-sharing tool for use by U.S. public health agencies and departments to improve the National HIV Surveillance System.

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    40th Annual Golden Apple Awards Presented
    April 19, 2018

    Georgetown University School of Medicine faculty and staff members were honored at the 40th Annual Golden Apple Awards. This year's event was held on April 7 at the French Embassy in Washington, D.C.

  • Bill Rebeck stands next to Susan Lynskey in an event image
    Making Space for the Soul at the Heart of the Harvey
    April 16, 2018

    The third-annual Heart of the Harvey, a night of plays, poetry, music and monologues celebrating the writing and performances of students, faculty, staff and alumni from across the university, was presented by the Operating Theatre on April 13 in the W. Proctor Harvey Clinical Teaching Amphitheater in the Medical-Dental Building.

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    Supporting St. Baldrick’s with Superheroes, Sumo Wrestling and More
    April 15, 2018

    With live music, a silent auction, pie- and donut-eating contests, sumo wrestling, superheroes, speeches, head shaving and more, the 2018 St. Baldrick’s fundraiser, organized by the School of Medicine in support of pediatric cancer research, was more festive than ever.

  • Barbara Bayer, PhD, stands at a podium, in the background is an American flag
    Bayer Extols the Virtues of “Showing Up and Doing Your Job”
    April 12, 2018

    Barbara M. Bayer, PhD, delivered the “Life of Learning” address at the 2018 Spring Faculty Convocation, where she spoke about how showing up and doing her job opened doors in her career.

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    Advancing Plastic Surgery Practice and Research
    April 10, 2018

    For David Habin Song, MD, MBA, academic chair of the department of plastic surgery at Georgetown University School of Medicine and MedStar Health physician executive director for plastic surgery, the field of plastic surgery means saving limbs damaged by diabetes and using the most advanced techniques to help women who have had their breasts removed during cancer treatment.

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    New Programs Offer Training in Catholic Clinical Ethics
    March 29, 2018

    Georgetown University Medical Center is launching two programs that will teach the next generation of health care providers and administrators about the ethics and moral theology that guide Catholic health systems.