Press Archives

April 14, 2014


Katzen Cancer Board of Directors approves seven Innovative Cancer Research Pilot Grants for a total of $450,000. 

These one-year research grants are intended to support:

January 15, 2014

U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop says that, after chemotherapy and surgery, he's now cancer-free

April 23, 2013

WASHINGTON (April 23, 2013) — The Katzen Cancer Research Center at The George Washington University has awarded over $500,000 to GW researchers, with the intent to stimulate collaborative investigation into clinical and translational research, that will reduce mo

February 12, 2013

WASHINGTON (Feb. 12, 2013) – The Dr. Cyrus and Myrtle Katzen Cancer Research Center, a catalyst for innovative cancer research in the Washington, D.C.

July 13, 2009

The George Washington Medical Faculty Associates (MFA) wishes to express its deepest condolences to the family of Dr. Cyrus Katzen, philanthropist and co-founder of the Dr. Cyrus and Myrtle Katzen Cancer Research Center.

July 13, 2009

The entire George Washington community is deeply saddened by the passing of Dr. Cyrus Katzen, a long-time friend whose family was connected to GW in countless ways. The work he supported, through the annual Cancer Gala and, most recently, the creation of the Dr.

April 02, 2009

WASHINGTON — Those suffering from cancer in the DC metropolitan area now have expanded services, more treatment options and a comfortable place to receive clinical care, thanks to the new Dr. Cyrus and Myrtle Katzen Cancer Research Center.