July 01, 2021Effective today, William “Bill” Sheahan begins serving as the new chief innovation officer and a vice president of MedStar Health, as well as the executive director of the MedStar Institute for Innovation (MI2).
February 26, 2020MedStar Health is launching the first patient-facing, interactive heart risk calculator that will be integrated in its patients’ electronic health records (EHRs). An estimated 575 cardiologists and other doctors across the system will be able to more easily show patients their personal risk for heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases over time using easy-to-read graphics. This assessment will help doctors recommend lifestyle choices to improve patients’ heart health, a topic that is top of mind each February during American Heart Month.
January 27, 2018Georgetown Medical Student Awarded Summer Scholarship to Study Use of Mindfulness-Based Therapy for Parents of Young Children
Hyattsville, MD (June 27, 2018)—Through the Pines-Kleinman Mental Health Fund, the MedStar Health Research Institute has awarded a summer research scholarship to a Georgetown University medical studen...
March 02, 2017Media Advisory: MedStar Washington Hospital Center Nursing Hosts Evidence-Based Practice Research Conference
When: Thursday, March 9, 2017, 7:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Where: ...
January 25, 2017The MedStar Health Research Institute, in conjunction with the Georgetown University School of Medicine, has awarded summer research internships to two rising second-year medical students, Ester Chung, to study patient safety under the guidance of Seth Krevat, MD, and Kelly Smith, PhD and Anasha Janna Islam to study quality improvement under Chris Goeschel, ScD, RN.
January 22, 2017
Event Jointly Sponsored with the District of Columbia Office of the Attorney General Child Support Services Division WASHINGTON, D. C., – MedStar Family Choice and the Office of the Attorney General (...
January 13, 2017
Megan O’Brien, a Georgetown University medical student, was awarded a summer research scholarship through the Pines-Kleinman Mental Health Fund. Under the guidance of her mentor, Matthew Biel, MD, O’B...