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In Memoriam: Louis DePalma

Louis DePalma, MD, BA ’01, professor of pathology and director of clinical pathology, succumbed to cancer Sept. 6, 2018, at his home in Bethesda, Maryland. A specialist in blood diseases and cancers of the immune system, particularly in the diagnosis of leukemias and lymphomas, as well as disorders of hemostasis, DePalma worked at the National Institutes of Health and Children’s National Health System before joining the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences faculty in 1989.

In Memoriam: Irene G. Tamagna

Professor Emeritus of Medicine Irene G. Tamagna, MD, passed away March 25, 2018, less than two months shy of her 103rd birthday. Tamagna, who joined the medical faculty of the George Washington University (GW) in 1948, overcame tremendous obstacles in her quest to become a physician. Read more