School of Medicine

Editor’s Note Episode 21: Vaccine Rollout and Possible Mandate

This week’s episode covers how students are getting vaccinated on the Medical School campus and how the University is now deciding whether or not to require vaccination before the fall semester.

| Senior Scene Editor

Washington University School of Medicine to introduce new curriculum next year

The Washington University School of Medicine plans to revamp its entire curriculum starting in the 2020-2021 academic year.

| News Editor

Habif reports more flu cases than last year, in line with national average

Washington University students returned from winter break to find many of their peers bedridden as this year’s flu season reared its ugly head.

| Senior Editor

Beyond Boundaries celebrates successful first semester, anticipates future growth

Following a successful inaugural semester, the Beyond Boundaries program looks to continue providing students with new interdisciplinary opportunities while smoothing out some unforeseen hiccups.

Noah Slaughter | Staff Reporter

Medical School to donate $250,000 to campaign committee pushing for Medicaid expansion amendment

The Washington University School of Medicine committed to donate $250,000 to Healthcare for Missouri, a campaign committee working to expand Medicaid to over 200,000 Missourians.

Curran Neenan | News Editor

WWG hosts panel on genocide

A new student group, World Without Genocide, hosted a panel discussing the ramifications of genocide, Nov. 13.

| News Editor

WU School of Medicine buys property near Forest Park

The Washington University School of Medicine recently purchased eight acres of property, including a large office building, in the Forest Park Southeast neighborhood at a total cost of $6.1 million.

Grace Stohr | Contributing Reporter

School of Medicine receives $46 million grant, makes headway toward use of Zika virus as cancer treatment

The National Institute of Health has awarded the School of Medicine a $46 million grant to support translational science research—which aims to “translate” findings in fundamental research into medical practice and meaningful health outcomes.

Meghan Sharma | Contributing Reporter

Student Organ Donation Advocates host event, raise awareness

Stuart Sweet, vice president of the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) and a professor of pediatrics at the School of Medicine educated students on the current state of organ donations Tuesday evening.

| Staff Reporter

WU researchers to map out human trafficking patterns in St. Louis

The Washington University School of Medicine and Brown School of Social Work have come together in a joint effort to map out the different factors of human trafficking across St. Louis.

Rory Mather | Contributing Reporter

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