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October 17, 2023
The Medicine and Health Sciences Office of International Medicine Programs recently initiated a six-year contract with the Ibn Sina University for Medical Sciences (ISUMS), the first private medical school in Amman, Jordan.
October 17, 2023
Ever since the family of Leonard C. Akman, MD bequeathed $3.2 million in his honor, the amount of SMHS faculty and students engaging in global health activities has grown significantly.
October 17, 2023
After completing residency at the George Washington University, Rasha Buhumaid’s medical career has been marked by immense growth and success.
December 20, 2022
In 2014, the Office of International Medicine Programs (IMP) at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) established an on-campus Summer Research and Medical Enrichment Program (SRMP) for international medical students to attend in-person lectures,…
December 20, 2022
Meet the dynamic student and faculty duo who spent the summer together in Blantyre, Malawi; Rami Imam, a second-year medical student in the Global Health Scholarly Concentration (GHSC), and his mentor, Douglas Postels, MD, associate professor of neurology and rehabilitation medicine, and of…
August 1, 2022
July marked the official start of residency training for thousands of physicians who were matched into programs across the. United States, including 106 physicians who began their journey as residents at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS).
January 25, 2022
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences’ Office of International Medicine Programs offers the Medical Research Fellowship Program, for international medical graduates looking to strengthening their qualifications and candidacy for U.S. graduate medical education. The…
January 25, 2022
The Office of International Medicine Programs (IMP) at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences offers a four-week Summer Research and Medical Enrichment Program for talented international medical students seeking medical and research enrichment opportunities.
January 25, 2022
A message from Huda M. Ayas, EdD ’06, MBA ’98, MHSA ’93, associate dean for international medicine and executive director, Office of International Medicine Programs.
January 25, 2022
The George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) offers two-week or four-week virtual electives focus on topics related to precision medicine principles, implicit bias, COVID-19, and electrocardiography, for  international medical students who cannot travel to the…