The Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center Arts & Humanities Program promotes an optimum life experience for patients, family members, and caregivers with activities, resources, education, and environments that encourage a creative and constructive response to illness.


Julia Langley (right) was appointed Director of the Georgetown Lombardi Arts and Humanities Program in 2014. She holds a master's in ancient Greek art history and has directed art and education programs at the San Diego Museum of Art and the University of California, San Diego. She is an art writer and has taught art history at the National Gallery of Art, Montgomery College and UC San Diego. She resides in Bethesda, Maryland, with her two daughters and two cats.

Contact information: julia.langley@georgetown.edu, (202) 444-7228


Shadae Paul (left) is the Program Coordinator of the Georgetown Lombardi Arts and Humanities Program. She holds a bachelor's in English language and literature and has worked with organizations including the March of Dimes, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Marys Center and, most recently, the Peace Corps in the Fiji Islands. She resides in Hagerstown, Maryland, with her family and one adorable dog.

Contact information: shadae.paul@georgetown.edu, (202) 444-1171


Jack the Bulldog (middle) is the official mascot of Georgetown University. He visited the Lombardi Cancer Center in January 2015 to view the exhibit William Wegman: Out of the Box.