Vol 1 | Issue 1 | August 2018
Welcome to the inaugural issue of "The Roundup," your monthly source for news and information from the George Washington University (GW) Cancer Center. Make sure you get all the latest updates by subscribing today. Have something to share in the newsletter? Drop us an email at cancercenter@gwu.edu .
Sharad Goyal, MD, professor of radiology, recently co-authored "Precision Radiation Oncology," a book demystifying new technologies and methods in the field of precision medicine.
The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, in partnership with the GW Cancer Center, recently launched a new summer program to advance cancer research through enhancing diversity in the field.
Nationally recognized immunotherapy researcher Catherine Bollard, MD, has been appointed as the associate center director for translational research and innovation at the GW Cancer Center.
Mandi Pratt-Chapman, MA, associate center director for patient-centered initiatives & health equity at the GW Cancer Center, has been with GW since 1998 and has been in her current role since early 2016. Check out her Q&A to learn more about her work and vision for health equity at the GW Cancer Center.
WHAT WE'RE READING
The latest cancer news
UPCOMING EVENTS
Mark your calendars




10/17 - Blush Luncheon

10/28 - Marine Corps Marathon (there's still time to register for the GW Cancer Center's team!)

11/17 - Improving Care for Sexual and Gender Minorities: A Symposium for Health Care Professional Students and Faculty (Elliot School of Int'l Affairs)

RECENT MEMBER AWARDS



Katherine Chiappinelli, PhD: Epigenetic Modification and Expression of Retroelements in Cancer Development ( Mathers Foundation )

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES