June 14, 2021
Rana Al Aghbar, unlike some who pursue a career in health care, didn’t feel a calling to the profession. Instead, what was to be a “job between jobs” became the ideal fit, and her excellence and work ethic have shined throughout her time at the George Washington University Medical Faculty…
June 10, 2021
According to the Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer’s disease accounts for 60-80% of dementia cases in the United States. June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Health Month, a time for increased awareness of the disease and conversation around treatment and prevention.
June 7, 2021
Cecilia Castro, a medical assistant at the George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates, is a touchstone for patients.
May 27, 2021
At the heart of her work, Tracie Bass cares about others: her community, patients, and the secondary school students looking for a pipeline to health professions careers.
May 19, 2021
Pooja Sodha, MD, a board-certified dermatologist and director of the Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dermatology, explains the anatomical and age-related changes that occur over time.
May 18, 2021
May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and this year the observance comes as the United States begins to roll back restrictions brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic. The pandemic, and even the process of a return to normal, has significant consequences for our mental health.
Walk It Off: GW Brain and Spine Immediate Access Clinic Expands Options for Patients Seeking Neurosurgical Care
May 14, 2021
For people suffering from the broad range of neurological issues, problems can quickly escalate from a mild, dull, annoying ache to persistent, severe, and disabling pain. Whether a patient is experiencing pain in the neck or a serious disorder, timely care from an experienced professional is…
May 13, 2021
For more than 20 years, Turnice "Necee" Parker Brown has played an important role in ensuring a smooth process for patients and providers at the George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates.
May 12, 2021
In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, one persistent issue has emerged: Long COVID syndrome. The George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates, however, is doing its best to help.
May 11, 2021
With the melting of winter snow and the arrival of warmer, sunnier days, springtime means spending more time outside. However, spring also brings allergies, which can make being outside uncomfortable and sometimes unenjoyable.