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February 20, 2021

About 23 years ago, Tracy Peace joined the George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates as a staff nurse, working directly with the patients in the Division of Internal Medicine. In the years since she started, her role has evolved into an informatics position working in support of…

February 19, 2021

During American Heart Month this February, we are reminded about the importance of taking care of our heart health. This reminder is perhaps even more important this year as we approach a year of living during the COVID-19 pandemic.

February 18, 2021

In midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the George Washington University’s (GW) Rodham Institute has joined with health, academic, civic, civil rights, and faith organizations, as part of the Black Coalition Against COVID-19, to host community education-focused town halls.

February 12, 2021

Valentine’s Day is a time to celebrate the people in your life who occupy your heart. This day is also observed in February during American Heart Month, a time when we are reminded of the importance of taking care of our heart health.

February 4, 2021

Joseph D’Urso never planned to work in health care. Having studied Arabic in school, he was hoping to get a job as an interpreter. However, sometimes life pushes you in other directions. Life pushed D’Urso toward health care.

February 2, 2021

We are resuming our blog posts, and what better way than with the first step to any skincare regimen? In this dry winter season, choosing the right cleanser is vital!

February 1, 2021

Patient perception of teledermatology visits during the COVID-19 pandemic have been mostly positive and seen as a convenient and safe method of dermatology care, according to a survey study.

January 25, 2021

We know that more than eight million Americans have psoriasis, but what do the numbers look like when you break it down by race? And how important is it that we do take race into account in the first place?

January 22, 2021

Carlita Felder began her career in the billing department at Children’s National Hospital. Eight years later, Felder moved into a role at The George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates. While spending her entire career in health care wasn’t necessarily her plan, Felder feels at home…

December 22, 2020

Dermatological experts from the George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates provide preventive tips and facts about hidradenitis suppurative scars.