August 25, 2021
September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, a timely reminder for women, particularly those age 60 and older, to take stock of their health. Ovarian cancer, according to the American Cancer Society (ACS), is the deadliest of all female reproductive cancers and ranks fifth in cancer deaths among…
August 15, 2021
Mary Russo, chief electromyography, or EMG, technologist at the George Washington University Medical FacultyAssociates, is not only an expert, she’s passionate about what she does.
August 9, 2021
If you ask Ingrid Amaya, an administrative supervisor with the George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates, work is like home, her coworkers like family.
August 4, 2021
Barbara Kidwell’s validation and motivation in her work as a registered medical assistant with the George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates comes from the people around her: doctors, nurses, coworkers, supervisor, and patients.
July 26, 2021
During hot summer months, sunburns, skin damage, and possible skin cancers can be painful and the effects long-lasting. Here, Pooja Sodha, MD, a board-certified dermatologist and director of the Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dermatology at the George Washington University Medical Faculty…
July 22, 2021
During the spring and summer months of the year when the air warms, outdoor sports are a top choice for exercise enthusiasts. Accompanying cycling, basketball, baseball, and more, however, are injuries.
July 21, 2021
Each July, Minority Mental Health Awareness Month shines light on a critical disparity: While mental health issues affect all people — regardless of race, culture, or ethnicity — minority populations face greater obstacles to care.
July 19, 2021
Insect bites and stings are a ubiquitous part of summer, and while most people suffer from the occasional irritating itch or painful sting, some can have serious allergic reactions to summer’s buzzing pests. J
July 12, 2021
Pinky Rose Aluben, an oncology infusion nurse with the George Washington UniversityPinky Rose Aluben (GW) Medical Faculty Associates (MFA) Department of Medicine, has seen the highs and lows of cancer care, but she has never wavered in providing both levity and warmth to patients and their families…
July 8, 2021
Mark Bates, technical director for Non-Invasive Vascular Laboratory Services at the Mark Bates George Washington University (GW) Medical Faculty Associates (MFA), has high standards — for his team, for patient outcomes, and for himself.