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Washington University commits $100 million to MD scholarships, education

Investment provides free or reduced tuition to majority of incoming students

School of Medicine news release

The warrior within

Drake, an associate professor of surgery in the Division of Public Health Sciences, began researching prostate cancer as a doctoral...

Outlook Magazine

Med students launch ‘500 Women in Medicine’ initiative

A group of medical students at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis has launched a new initiative aimed...

School of Medicine news release

Ross elected to St. Louis Zoological Park Subdistrict Commission

Will R. Ross was elected to a four-year term on the St. Louis Zoological Park Subdistrict Commission.

St. Louis American

2019 Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Lecture

Camara Phyllis Jones, MD, MPH, PhD, Senior Fellow at the Satcher Health Leadership Institute at Morehouse School of Medicine, presented...

Book explores cancer prevention among low-income women of color

The book examines ways in which cancer health disparities exist due to class and context inequities even in the most...

School of Medicine news release

Dr. Will Ross expands his role as Associate Dean for Diversity Programs

Dr. Will Ross has agreed to expand his role as Associate Dean for Diversity Programs to include serving as the...

School of Medicine news release

Growing up transgender

The Washington University Transgender Center helps families navigate the complex world of gender identity

Outlook Magazine

St. Louis earns perfect score for protecting LGBTQ rights

Perfect scores are hard to come by, but St. Louis was one of two cities in Missouri to pick up...

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

How Medical Schools Try to Help Doctors Understand Patients in Poverty

Programs that address the health issues of poverty can help students become more empathetic doctors. Patients living in underserved communities...