Research Programs

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Georgetown Lombardi’s Research Programs reflect the center’s scientific strengths, respond to the needs of the populations within its catchment area, and facilitate the center’s translational research themes.

Cancer Cell Biology Program

The Cancer Cell Biology Program leverages mechanistic studies at Georgetown Lombardi to harness therapies for patients in our catchment area.


Cancer-Host Interactions Program

The Cancer-Host Interactions Program improves cancer outcomes by better understanding how cancer-host interactions drive cancer progression and therapy resistance.


Cancer Prevention & Control Program

The Cancer Prevention and Control Program conducts innovative and impactful population sciences research across the translational continuum, from discovery to intervention to policy, to help alleviate the burden of cancer.