Health Affairs and School of Medicine & Health Sciences

Barbara Bass

 

 

Barbara L. Bass, MD, Vice President for Health Affairs, Dean, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, CEO, The GW Medical Faculty Associates

Barbara L. Bass, MD, RESD ’86, vice president for health affairs (VPHA), dean of the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS), and chief executive officer of the GW Medical Faculty Associates (GW MFA), is a widely respected leader in academic medicine, a surgeon and a published author known for her pioneering innovation in academic surgery. At GW, Dr. Bass leads the academic, clinical and research missions and provides strategic direction on all aspects of GW’s medical enterprise, including the university’s relationships with the GW MFA and the GW Hospital.

The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences is the academic arm of the GW clinical enterprise which is home to the university’s MD program and health sciences programs. The GW Medical Faculty Associates is a clinical practice organization with more than 2,150 employees. Its mission is to provide a high-quality patient experience and foster the wellness of our community.

 

View Division Org Chart   

 

 

horizontal rule

Key Functions

 

Lawrence "Bopper" Deyton

 

 

Clinical Public Health Programs

Lawrence "Bopper" Deyton, MSPH, MD ’85, Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Public Health

The senior associate dean for clinical public health is responsible for all curriculum and functions of the Clinical Public Health Program.

 


 

Yolanda Haywood

 

 


 

 

 


 

 

 

 

GW Medical Faculty Associates

The VPHA and dean of SMHS serves as the chief executive office of the GW Medical Faculty Associates (MFA). MFA physicians serve as GW faculty, teaching and mentoring medical students, residents and researchers at the School of Medicine and Health Sciences. The MFA CEO is responsible for:

 


 

Reamer Bushardt

 

 

Health Sciences

Reamer L. Bushardt, PharmD, PA-C, DFAAPA, Senior Associate Dean for Health Sciences

The senior associate dean for health sciences oversees the SMHS Division of Health Sciences and is responsible for:

 


 

Richard Simons

 

 

Medical Education (MD Program)

Richard Simons, MD, Senior Associate Dean for MD Programs

  • Manges all functions of the MD Program.
  • Oversees all functions of the GME Program.

 


 

Robert H. Miller

 

 

Research and Academic Affairs

Robert H. Miller, PhD, Interim Vice Dean for Research and Academic Affairs

The vice dean for research and academic affairs oversees the programs serving the basic science, translational and clinical research, education, and academic affairs missions of all departments within the School of Medicine and Health Sciences. 
The vice dean is responsible for:

 

 

 

horizontal rule

 

Contact the Vice President for Health Affairs

 [email protected] • 202-994-5607

 

  View Administrative Office Directory