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It Takes Two

SMHS Alumnus “Memo” Sanchez Pairs Medicine with Creativity

By Caroline Trent-Gurbuz

It’s a phrase that Guillermo “Memo” Sanchez, MSHS ’13, MPH ’13, PA-C, tosses out casually: “Creativity and the hard sciences don’t have to be mutually exclusive. Read more

First In The Family

By Ashley Rizzardo

Many people who go into medicine have been dreaming about it since they were very young — one or both parents may have been physicians, for example. Some, however, realize their passion for medicine without having such early exposure. Rachel Zemel was one of the latter. Read more

A Search for Identity

By Katherine Dvorak

Assistant professor. Researcher. Author. These are just some of Robert Turner’s current roles. But that wasn’t always the case. He once viewed himself as only one thing: a professional football player.
“I adopted that role, and it shaped … how I saw myself and how others saw me,” says Robert Turner, PhD, assistant professor of clinical research and leadership at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS). Read more

Robert H. Miller Named Vice President for Research

Robert H. Miller, PhD, senior associate dean for research, Vivian Gill Distinguished Research Professor, and professor of anatomy and cell biology at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS), has been named the university’s new vice president for research. Read more