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Biomedical Laboratory Sciences (BLS) is a challenging and rewarding health care profession that has great impact on patient care. Working in a variety of settings, laboratory scientists are essential members of the health care team who provide vital information about the status and function of the body and its systems. The data obtained by laboratory professionals is utilized in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease.

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May 29, 2019
More than 600 students representing 27 health sciences programs at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) strode into Lisner Auditorium as family and friends cheered and waved them on. Some wore caps decorated for the festivities while others had medals…
February 25, 2019
Marcia Firmani, PhD, MSPH, was tapped to chair the Department of Biomedical Laboratory Sciences at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences. Firmani also serves as an assistant professor of biomedical laboratory sciences and microbiology, immunology, and tropical…
May 24, 2018
One message resounded throughout the George Washington University (GW) Health Sciences diploma ceremony: Never stop learning.