University confirms bacterial meningitis as cause of undergraduate’s death

Todd Olson, vice president for student affairs, and James Welsh, assistant vice president for student health services, confirmed in a campus-wide email that Andrea Jaime (NHS ’17) was killed by a strain of bacterial meningitis. While vaccines typically do not… Read More

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Undergraduate dies at MedStar of apparent meningitis

Update, Wednesday 4:05 pm: In a campus-wide email, Assistant Vice President for Student Health Services Jim Welsh reported that, to date, all tests have been negative for bacterial meningitis. Jaime’s meningitis was almost certainly not bacterial. Additionally, Welsh is confident… Read More

Breaking: Student infected with meningitis

In a public health alert email, Vice President for Student Affairs Todd Olson and Assistant Vice President for Student Health Services James Welsh alerted the Georgetown University community of a case of meningitis in an undergraduate student. Meningitis is a… Read More