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Proceed With Caution: Kober-Cogan

Proceed With Caution: Kober-Cogan

A walk through the abandoned Kober-Cogan Building reveals old books, medical kits and remnants of a hospital all covered in a film of dust, now nearly erased from memory. Furniture still sits untouched in the empty offices of the psychiatric department, while medical equipment once used to study virology grows[Read More…]

by November 10, 2017 0 comments Features, Guide - Top, Lifestyle, The Guide
THEO SYMONDS FOR THE HOYA
The new 477,000-square-foot pavilion is expected to cost $567 million and to be completed by December 2022, two years later than initially estimated.

MedStar Georgetown Construction to Begin January 2018

Construction on a new medical/surgical pavilion and helipad at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital will begin in January 2018, in accordance with the 2017-2036 Campus Plan. The new 477,000-square-foot pavilion is expected to cost $567 million and to be completed by December 2022, two years later than initially estimated. The project[Read More…]

by November 8, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

EDITORIAL: Smoking Ban Needs Nuance

Since the beginning of October, two students, Mac Williams (NHS ’17) and Georgetown University Student Association Senator Henry Callander (COL ’18) launched a petition to hold a student-wide referendum to ban any type of smoking on campus. The Smoke Free Georgetown petition itself is very short, with the simple description[Read More…]

by October 18, 2016 2 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

EDITORIAL: Confronting Cyber Threats

In the past year, the news cycle has featured stories of data breaches on an almost weekly basis. Last week, Wikileaks revealed a previously secret email archive from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton about speeches made to corporations. Before the Democratic National Committee convention in July, the DNC’s servers[Read More…]

by October 14, 2016 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
COURTESY HKS, SHALOM BARANES ASSOCIATES JV
The conceptual drawings from the Sept. 1, 2016 Old Georgetown Board hearing, above, show the plans for the proposed $567 million medical and surgical pavilion for MedStar Georgetown University Hospital which received concept approval last week.

MedStar Pavilion Concept Approved

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is set to move forward with constructing the proposed $567 million medical and surgical pavilion by the end of the year after it received concept approval from the Old Georgetown Board and other key community organizations last week. The new facility will encompass a 477,000-square-foot medical[Read More…]

by September 13, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

MedStar Pavilion Project Moves Forward

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is now slated to break ground on its $567 million pavilion by December after the State Health Planning and Development Agency approved its certificate of need March 25, despite criticism from the Old Georgetown Board regarding potential conflicts. The certificate of need — a document required[Read More…]

by April 1, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
GUMC Debuts $10M Classroom Renovation

GUMC Debuts $10M Classroom Renovation

The new W. Proctor Harvey Clinical Teaching Amphitheater at the Georgetown University Medical Center, a space that will host courses with more hands-on, clinical curricula, officially opened Oct. 23. The School of Medicine will share the space with the hospital’s training program, and a set schedule for class use is[Read More…]

by November 3, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
FILE PHOTO: DAN GANNON/THE HOYA
The anticipated hospital construction would increase green space, creating a “northern gate” on the Reservoir Road side of campus.

MedStar Seeks $560M Plan

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital has applied to build a $560 million medical and surgical pavilion, which will include 32 new operating rooms, 156 new private beds, a rooftop helipad and more advanced equipment. If the proposal is approved by the city, construction will begin in late 2016 and end by[Read More…]

by October 16, 2015 1 comment City News, News, News - Top
Lombardi Begins Cancer Trial

Lombardi Begins Cancer Trial

The Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital embarked on a nationwide clinical trial Sept. 1 that will compare two melanoma drugs. ECOG-ACRIN Cancer Research Group, an organization that designs and conducts cancer research on adults who have or are at risk of developing cancer, is conducting[Read More…]

by September 4, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
Respect Trans Patients

Respect Trans Patients

This fall, the O’Neil Institute for National and Global Health Law at the Georgetown University Law Center will host a colloquium on the role of law and policy in affirming the rights of transgender individuals, marking a great step forward in the university’s effort to promote diversity and inclusivity. However,[Read More…]

by September 4, 2015 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top