On December 3-5, the Ruesch Center for the Cure for Gastrointestinal Cancers is planning a “Fighting a Smarter War on Cancer” symposium, and would like student volunteers to get involved with the event.
Student Research Day is held in the fall of each year for the students in the PhD program at the Georgetown University Medical Center. The purpose of Student Research Days is to showcase the scientific research efforts of graduate students at Georgetown University.
From September 10-13, the HDCA has invited scholars, government policy makers, practictioners, and other interested parties to participate in the 2015 HDCA conference. It will be located on Georgetown University, primarily in Gaston Hall. Georgetown University graduate students and faculty may attend the full conference, free of charge.
Save the date to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Student Research Day on October 13, 2015. Support your fellow colleagues as they present their dissertation research on a wide variety of topics and stay for the raffle prizes and anniversary giveaways.
When Ted Turesky came to Georgetown to work as a research assistant for Josef Rauschecker, PhD in July 2010, he had never heard of tinnitus, the auditory phenomenon characterized by the perception of a ringing in one’s ear without any actual source of sound. However, while recruiting participants for a study on tinnitus, he was struck by the distress of those suffering from the condition.
The goal of the translational biomedical science (TBS) program offered through the Georgetown Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science (GHUCCTS) is to prepare pre-doctoral students and post-doctoral fellows (MDs and PhDs) to serve as the critical link in advancing the translation of basic science into improved outcomes for health, aging and disease.
Georgetown Medicine Magazine, a publication for alumni and friends of Georgetown University Medical Center, is now available online. The theme of this Spring/ Summer issue is "Caring for the Whole Person with Integrative Medicine."