Call for Musicians

Call for Musicians for the School of Medicine Winter Concert The ninth annual Winter Concert will take place on Saturday, January 25, 2020, at 4 p.m. in the lobby of the Center for Advanced Medicine. As before, soloists and ensembles, including vocalists and instrumentalists, of all musical genres are welcome to sign-up. Students, faculty, and […]

Mandatory Flu Shot Information for Medical School employees

The mandatory influenza policy is now in effect. Please review the policy and flu shot schedule to help ensure the Washington University School of Medicine protects the safety of our patients, as well as the health of the Medical School community and their families. In order to protect its patients, students and employees, the School of Medicine […]

Flu Shots for Medical Campus

Flu doesn’t fight fair. Even if you’re healthy, you can get sick and spread the flu to your co-workers or patients, or even bring it home to your family. Fight back.   4444 Forest Park, Room 1540 and 1540E October 9: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital, MOB 3, 2nd Floor, HCI […]

Expanded Staff Time-off Benefits

As previously announced, the university expanded its paid time off benefits for benefits-eligible staff to support a healthy work-life balance. A new Short-Term Medical Disability benefit and enhancements to time-off benefits became effective July 1, 2019. View the new Leaves of Absence website hub for details on time off and to learn how to request […]

School of Medicine Dean’s Update

Executive Vice Chancellor for Medical Affairs, Spencer T. and Ann W. Olin Distinguished Professor and George and Carol Bauer Dean of the School of Medicine, David H. Perlmutter, MD will host this event to share updates on recent events, future plans and School of Medicine initiatives. Dean Perlmutter will also share a special announcement at […]

Serving Others Together

Learn how you can get engaged in organizations that improve the lives of those in the St. Louis region, and beyond.

Save the Date! Health Happening 2/22

Discover and embrace wellness at the Health Happening Fair Friday, February 22 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. School of Medicine Campus Eric P. Newman Education Center (EPNEC) Make your well-being a priority and explore resources available to help you achieve your personal wellness goals. Learn from world-class WashU health experts, as well as university […]

Call for Winter Concert Performers

Attention musicians – The ninth annual Washington University School of Medicine Winter Concert will take place on Saturday, January 26th, 2019, at 4pm in the lobby of the Center for Advanced Medicine. As before, soloists and ensembles, including vocalists and instrumentalists, of all musical genres are welcome to sign-up.  Students, faculty, and staff of Washington University School […]

Disabilities Training Announced

The School of Medicine Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is introducing Disabilities Training for employees. These trainings help employees and managers understand disabilities in the workplace and identify the impact of creating an inclusive environment for individuals living with disabilities. Disabilities Courses: Disabilities 1.0 is designed for all staff and is open for registration. […]

Staff Spotlight: Bruce Backus

At work, Bruce Backus, assistant vice chancellor for the Office of Environmental Health & Safety, focuses on providing a safe and healthy environment for research, teaching and patient care at Washington University. In his personal life, Backus has a passion for digital photography. Some of his work can be seen on display as a part […]

WashU Nurses Honored, Excellence in Nursing Awards

Washington University nurses were honored as a part of St. Louis Magazine’s Excellence in Nursing Awards. The Excellence in Nursing Awards recognizes nurses for their exceptional knowledge, passion and dedication to their field. 57 finalists were selected out of more than 220 nominees from health care institutions across the St. Louis region. The selection committee […]