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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…

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…

May 24, 2018

One message resounded throughout the George Washington University (GW) Health Sciences diploma ceremony: Never stop learning.

July 25, 2017

On a hot summer afternoon at the George Washington University (GW) Virginia Science and Technology Campus (VSTC) in Ashburn, a group of high school students sat in a classroom, learning how to use blood samples and DNA to positively identify a suspect in a crime case. What did you do this summer…

April 21, 2016

Congratulations to Marcia Firmani, Ph.D., director of the Program in Medical Laboratory Sciences and assistant professor of clinical research and leadership at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, who received a 2016 Bender Teaching Award.