GUMC finds possible new treatment for those with type 1 diabetes

This past weekend at the American Society of Cell Biology annual meeting researchers from Georgetown University Medical Center presented research that may change the treatment for people with type 1 diabetes. Dr. Ian Gallicano, associate professor of cell… Read More

Surgery? There’s an app for that

Georgetown University hospital surgeons have discovered a new use for the iPad: putting patient data that at a surgeon’s fingertips in the operating room. Dr. Felasfa Wodajo, assistant professor at the Georgetown University Medical Center and an orthopedic… Read More

Georgetown recieves $87 million for medical center

Yesterday, Georgetown announced that it received $87 million—the largest gift in University history—from the late Virginia Toulmin. Toulmin, who passed away in June, donated the money to the University’s medical center with instructions that it be used to… Read More

Georgetown Hospital-Howard partnership receives NIH grant

Coming on the heels of a multi-million dollar grant, Georgetown University Medical Center and Howard University joined forces to form the Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Sciences (GHUCCTS). The Center, which will collaborate with MedStar Health,… Read More