The Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center is a resource for the community on many levels.
- Locally, as we serve residents of Washington, D.C.
- Regionally, as we are the only Comprehensive Cancer Center in the greater metropolitan area.
- Nationally and internationally, as we advance our mission with research and education collaborations globally.
Georgetown Lombardi is dedicated to serving the population of the Washington, D.C., area. The District of Columbia has some of the highest cancer incidence and death rates in the country. Faculty at Georgetown Lombardi and their colleagues across Georgetown University are working on new ways to address the underlying causes of these health disparities so that strategies to mitigate these disparities can be launched and refined
Office of Minority Health & Health Disparities
The Office of Minority Health & Health Disparities actively engages in research focused on reducing cancer disparities among the underserved and ethnic minority populations in the District of Columbia including African-Americans, Latinos, and Asian Americans.
Capital Breast Care Center
Capital Breast Care Center (CBCC) provides navigation and access to culturally sensitive breast cancer screening services, and health and wellness education guided by evidence-based practices to all women in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area, regardless of their ability to pay.