Leading the Way in the Fight Against Cancer
Since 2000, the Men's Event has supported cancer research funding at Georgetown Lombardi for the most prevalent types of men's cancers. As the Washington area's only National Cancer Institute designated comprehensive cancer center, Georgetown Lombardi has become a world-class leader in transformative advancements in cancer research and treatments for nearly 50 years.
With prostate cancer in particular touching one in six men, the Prostate Center at the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center is responding to an urgent need. The Center is a multidisciplinary clinic that allows Georgetown to effectively harness the resources of its preeminent radiation medicine, urology, and oncology departments.
Your support of the Men's Event and Georgetown Lombardi is the foundation of the life-saving work that is done every day. Research leads to clinical trials and innovative new treatments that are making dramatic impacts on the lives of people with cancer. Georgetown Lombardi is leading the way in immunotherapies, precision medicine and proton beam therapies, not only for prostate cancer but also lung, pancreatic, colon, melanoma, and many other malignancies. Georgetown Lombardi has attracted the best and brightest doctors, nurses, scientists and researchers who are guided by the principal of curis personalis, "care for the whole person," to help patients live longer wid1 a higher quality of life! Ending Cancer Starts Here - Right Here at Georgetown Lombardi.