Riley Kirkpatrick

Department of Health and Human Services cracks down on research rules

The Department of Health and Human Services tightened the guidelines governing federally funded medical research this month as part of an ongoing effort to reduce conflicts of interest in the medical field. The new rules ­– championed by the Obama administration – will keep researchers, scientists and physicians who receive federal funds on a tighter […]

Majority of schools out of compliance with tenure rules

The majority of GW’s schools and colleges are out of compliance with University tenure requirement policies, pushing the respective schools to create new positions or launch new recruitment programs to come into compliance by 2012. The Columbian College of Arts and Sciences and the Graduate School of Education and Human Development, as well as all […]