April 14, 2023MedStar Health Doctor Advocates for Palliative Care as a Human Right in Speech to United Nations Council
Dr. Kristin Forner stresses the necessity of global access to palliative care treatment in an address to the UN and as part of a panel comparing palliative care across four continents NEW YORK &ndash...
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 24, 2017
WASHINGTON (January 24, 2017) – A clinical trial to examine the effect of nilotinib on clinical outcomes and biomarkers in people with mild to moderate Alzheimer’s disease has opened at Georgetown Uni...
January 24, 2017Transplant Patient Starts Off New Year with a Better Night’s Sleep and Gratitude for NPR Listeners After National Broadcast
MedStar Georgetown kidney transplant recipient Constance Creasey learned about the kindness of strangers after a national radio broadcast featured her story, along with an interview with Dr. Mat...
January 20, 2017
Surprise Visit: D.C. Fire and EMS Encourage Pediatric Transplant Recipient D.C. Fire and Emergency Medical Services (D.C. Fire and EMS) surprised eight-year-old Hunter Scarborough, a transplant ...
January 10, 2017The MedStar Health Research Institute has awarded a scholarship for a summer research internship through the Pines-Kleinman Mental Health Fund to a Georgetown University medical student.
December 22, 2016
Washington Capitals Bring Holiday Cheer to Pediatric Patients“It’s the best day on earth!” said Joe Miller, a 6-year-old battling a rare blood disorder, who says he is a huge fan of the Washington Cap...