School of Health

News & Events

See the latest news from the School of Health and view our calendar of events.

A father and young child interact in a kitchen

News Story

Studying Strategies to Achieve Men’s Health Equity

As founder and director of the Center for Men’s Health Equity, Derek Griffith, PhD, also professor of health management and policy at the School of Health, strives to solve a mystery: Why do men, on average, live shorter lives than women, and what can be done to reduce that disparity?

July 30, 2022

Georgetown first year student Roma Jha on the Georgetown University campus

News Story

HOYA Summer Medical Academy Inspires School of Health First Year Student

A unique Georgetown program designed to expose high school students to various fields in health and medicine led one incoming student to find a new home for her passion at the School of Health.

July 22, 2022

Special Events

Students in commencement regalia


View dates, times and other important information for Commencement 2022.

View Commencement Information
Jennifer Bouey speaks before an audience

Values Based Lecture

Each academic year, generally during the spring semester, we partner with the School of Nursing to host a Values Based Lecture featuring a distinguished speaker.  The event is open to the Georgetown community.

Learn More About the Values Based Lecture (School of Nursing website)

Events at the School of Health and Medical Center

All Upcoming Events

Using Polling Tools to Keep Students EngagedAug. 17

  • 11:00 am
  • Dahlgren Memorial Library Online (Zoom) Workshop

Using OBS Studio to Create More Engaging Zoom PresentationsAug. 23

  • 11:00 am
  • Dahlgren Memorial Library Online (Zoom) Workshop

Recording and Sharing Lecture VideosAug. 25

  • 11:00 am
  • Dahlgren Memorial Library Online (Zoom) Workshop