Speaker Bios

 

Louis M. Weiner, MD, Director, Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center

Dr. Weiner is responsible for the operation and development of Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, including its educational, research and clinical missions. In his role as Clinical Director of Cancer Services at Georgetown University Hospital, Dr. Weiner also leads the clinical operation of the Medical Oncology group. Dr. Weiner is known for his laboratory and clinical research focusing on new therapeutic approaches that mobilize the patient’s immune system to fight cancer using monoclonal antibodies - laboratory-crafted proteins designed to recognize specific cancer cells.