September 1, 2016
Doctors at the George Washington University (GW) Cancer Center were nationally recognized for their cancer care in Newsweek’s Top Cancer Doctors 2015. Congratulations to Rachel Brem, M.D., director of the GW Comprehensive Breast Care Center and professor of radiology; James Ahlgren, M.D., professor…
July 18, 2016
The George Washington University (GW) Cancer Center received a one million dollar grant from the Pfizer Foundation to advance equitable, patient-centered cancer care by providing resources for patients and health care providers to have improved conversations, including a focus on patient health…
The Albert L. Tucker and Elizabeth T. Tucker Postdoctoral Fellowship Established at the GW Cancer Center
May 25, 2016
The recently established GW Cancer Center is pleased to announce that the Albert L. Tucker and Elizabeth T. Tucker Postdoctoral Fellowship has been established by The Albert L. Tucker and Elizabeth T. Tucker Foundation in an amount of $1 million.
Eduardo M. Sotomayor, M.D., Renowned Cancer Researcher and Physician-Scientist, to Lead GW Cancer Center
May 11, 2016
The George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS), the GW University Hospital, and the GW Medical Faculty Associates are pleased to announce the appointment of Eduardo M. Sotomayor, M.D., who will serve as the inaugural director of the GW Cancer Center. As director…
GW Cancer Center Receives $100K from Susan G. Komen to Reduce Breast Cancer Disparities in D.C’s Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Communities
May 11, 2016
WASHINGTON (May 11, 2016) - The George Washington (GW) Cancer Center received nearly $100,000 to reduce cancer disparities in Washington, D.C.’s lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (LBT) communities from Susan G. Komen.
May 4, 2016
The George Washington University (GW) Cancer Institute, the patient-centered care and health equity arm of the newly established GW Cancer Center, was presented with a $100,000 check from The Avon Foundation for Women at the AVON 39 The Walk to End Breast Cancer closing ceremonies in Washington, D.…
GW Cancer Center Taps Mandi Pratt-Chapman to Serve as Associate Center Director for Patient Centered Initiatives and Health Equity
February 23, 2016
The GW Cancer Center is pleased to announce Mandi Pratt-Chapman, a national leader for patient navigation and cancer survivorship policy and training, has been tapped to serve as the Associate Center Director (ACD) for Patient Centered Initiatives and Health Equity.
Internationally Recognized Scientist Edward Seto to serve as Associate Director for Basic Sciences at the GW Cancer Center
September 1, 2015
The George Washington University (GW) is pleased to welcome Edward Seto, Ph.D., an internationally recognized scientist and leader in the field of cancer epigenetics. He will serve as the associate director for basic sciences in the newly established GW Cancer Center. The GW Cancer Center…