In addition to her work as director of the Arts and Humanities Program at Georgetown Lombardi, Julia Langley recently became an  instructor at the School of Medicine department of oncology in the medical education track.

VA Secretary Speaks at Innovation Event Co-hosted by NHS
Innovation should focus on solving problems, said David Shulkin, MD, secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, at the second annual VA Innovation Demo Day in Lohrfink Auditorium.

The inductees will "... join the ranks of the nation's foremost health care thought leaders," according to the academy's president.


All full-time Georgetown undergraduate and graduate students, across all schools, are eligible to apply for the Georgetown Global Health Initiative student fellows program. Applications are due by midnight on Thursday, August 24. 

The Georgetown Gender+ Justice Initiative is seeking presentation proposals for its second annual Fall Colloquium on Gender Justice Research on October 13.  Submit a brief abstract (250 words or less) of your paper or presentation by September 1. 

Applications  to participate in  Biomedical Big Data Resources and Analysis Tools , a hands-on workshop  November 3-4  at GUMC, are due  Wednesday, September 6 at 5:00 p.m. EST


Could a Tuberculosis Outbreak Happen Here? by Daniel Marchalik, July 14, 2017

The BMJ Opinion Claire McDaniel and Daniel Marchalik: The future of genetics - how far is too far? with Claire McDaniel and Daniel Marchalik, August 10, 2017

The Hill Savings through success in foreign assistance by Mark Dybul, August 7, 2017

KERA  How Global Health Went Viral with Mark Dybul, August 17, 2017

STAT News Genetic counseling works as well over the phone as in person, study finds with Marc Schwartz, August 10, 2017

Consumer Reports Too Many Meds? America's Love Affair with Prescription Medication with Ranit Mishori, August 3, 2017

The Washington Post   Tibetan Buddhism-based 'compassion' training for doctors targets burnout with Georgetown University School of Medicine, August 16, 2017

Healthline News 23andMe Launches Large Study on Depression, Bipolar Disorder with James Giordano, August 9, 2017

Daily Mail You are what your grandmother ate: It takes several generations to undo the effects of poor nutrition in pregnancy with Leena Hilakivi-Clarke, August 8, 2017

Healthline News Do Concussions Affect Women Differently Than Men?with Mark Burns, August 4, 2017

West Virginia Public Broadcasting W.Va. Nursing Shortage Starts with Lack of Teachers with Melody Wilkinson, August 3, 2017

NPR Morning Edition To Grow Market Share, A Drugmaker Pitches Its Product To Judges with Adriane Fugh-Berman, August 3, 2017

The New York Times Why Some Say the Eclipse Is Best Experienced in a Crowd with Norman Rosenthal, August 14, 2017

WTOP Left-Handers Day: A time to celebrate the left stuff with Gholam Motamedi, August 11, 2017


Global health is a growing and diverse field that merges scientific inquiry with population health studies in order to achieve significant social impacts. At Georgetown, the interdisciplinarity of this emerging field is illustrated by the College's biology of global health (BGH) major.


The  Instructional Technology Design & Development  division of Dahlgren Memorial Library will hold two workshops on using Canvas and Adobe Captivate to create online content for flipped classrooms and team-based learning. 

Monday, August 21
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.


Tuesday, August 22
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Classes will take place in the Instructional Technology Lab on the lower level of Dahlgren Memorial Library. 
 Contact  Taeyeol Park if you have any questions. 

Thursday, September 14
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. 
Warwick Evans, Building D

GWIM Welcome Reception and Celebration of Women in Leadership

Thursday, September 14
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Lombardi Atrium
Contact if you have any questions.

Wednesday, August 23
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Dahlgren Memorial Library, BACC Classroom
Email   if you have any questions.   

KL2 Junior Faculty Scholars Program Online Informational Session

Friday, August 25
11:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Click  here to join the informational session. 

Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science is sponsoring Power and Sample Size for Multilevel and Longitudinal Study Designs , a short course in power and sample size.
Monday, August 28 - Wednesday, August 30
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Louis Stokes Health Sciences Library at Howard University, Room 138
Register by Monday, August 21. 

Tuesday, September 19
4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Room 301, Building D

Meet and mingle with Georgetown's diverse group of postdoctoral fellows.
Email if you have any questions.

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