We are the GW Cancer Center

When faced with cancer, there are many difficult questions

Who are the best doctors? Where can I get help? Will I get well? But there's no question about where to go: The GW Cancer Center.

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Research

The GW Cancer Center boasts state-of-the-art research facilities dedicated to cancer discovery through interdisciplinary collaboration with scientists and clinicians throughout GW.

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For Patients and Families

We are pleased that you have selected the GW Cancer Center to provide your cancer care and support. The information found here will acquaint you with available information and resources.

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Training and Education

The GW Cancer Center provides a comprehensive range of research education and career development programs designed to equip the next generation of scientists and health care providers.

The GW Cancer Center Patient Experience

 

Joy West

Joy West
Vocal Cord Cancer
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Jeffrey Gray

Jeffrey Gray
Prostate Cancer
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Claudia Acosta

Claudia Acosta
Colon Cancer
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Maho Shibata’s worldview frames her approach to science and cancer research. Born in Japan, she came to the United States as a young child, returned to Japan, and then moved to Australia before obtaining her undergraduate degree in Biology at the University of Virginia.