“To create a cancer-free world through groundbreaking research, innovative education and equitable care for all.”


The Charge

  • To integrate under the umbrella of the GW Cancer Center all cancer research, clinical cancer care and cancer control/prevention and outreach initiatives at GWU, GWUH, MFA and its affiliated health systems (i.e. Children’s)
  • To build a premier cancer center that excels in cancer research, clinical and population science investigations, cancer prevention/control and policy as well as in education and patient outreach
  • To apply for a Cancer Center Support Grant (CCSG) and achieve NCI-designation within the decade