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

Thumbnail of GUMC UpdateOctober 8, 2018
Highlights Include: 
-Georgetown Women in Medicine announced a new portrait for its "Women on the Walls" campaign.
-A School of Medicine faculty member became the inaugural recipient of the Allan J. Goody, MD Endowed Professorship in Medical Education.
-For nearly 30 years, Carol Taylor, PhD, RN,'s textbook has taught nursing fundamentals.




Thumbnail of GUMC UpdateSeptember 23, 2018
Highilights include: 
-An exhibit at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History is the brainchild of a Georgetown infectious disease expert.
-Pre-med students in the Biomedical Graduate Education (BGE) programs are paired with a current Georgetown School of Medicine in a mentoring initiative.
-A popular selectives course in the School of Medicine gives medical students valuable insights into the complex issues surrounding the opioid epidemic.




Thumbnail of GUMC UpdateSeptember 9, 2018
Highlights Include:
-A new club at the School of Medicine has given first-generation students a greater sense of belonging and acceptance.
-Two NHS students serve on the Georgetown Emergency Response Medical Service (GERMS), one of the country's largest all-volunteer, student-run, university-based emergency ambulance services.
-Members of the Random Acts of Kindness Club at the School of Medicine hope to make Georgetown an even kinder, happier place.







2015 GUMC Update Archive

2014 GUMC Update Archive