April 4, 2017
Heidi Elmendorf, an associate professor of biology at Georgetown, is named one of three finalists for the Cherry Award, one of the few national teaching awards for higher education in the country.
April 3, 2017
Community formation does not universally protect animal populations from infectious disease outbreaks, according to a study published today by Georgetown biology professor Shweta Bansal and her research team in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
March 8, 2017
Biology of global health senior Breanna Walsh (C’17) conducts research biology professor Heidi Elmendorf's lab that may one day help identify drugs to combat a common intestinal parasite.
February 23, 2017
The late Vera Rubin (G'54), who discovered the first evidence of dark matter, blazed new trails for women and astronomy.
February 21, 2017
Using a recently received $ 1 million NIH grant, Georgetown chemistry professor Toshiko Ichiye is conducting research that could contribute to the fight against foodborne illness.
February 3, 2017
Cognitive neuroscientist Chandan Vaidya uses a $2 million grant from the National Institute of Mental Health to determine a more personalized approach to treating children with behavior regulation problems, regardless of their psychiatric diagnoses.
January 19, 2017
Georgetown University Medical Center researchers find that sunlight, through a mechanism separate than vitamin D production, energizes T-cells that play a central role in human immunity.
January 12, 2017
Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), speaks at Georgetown University Medical Center and urges the incoming Trump administration to plan ahead for infectious disease outbreaks.
December 19, 2016
Georgetown biology professor Shweta Bansal and her research team are using big data to dig deeper into what causes the spread of flu.
December 7, 2016
President Obama appoints Tawara Goode, assistant professor of pediatrics at Georgetown’s Center for Child and Human Development, to the President’s Committee for People with Intellectual Disabilities.