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SMHS Showcases Research at the 16th Annual Research Day

WASHINGTON – Students, faculty, and staff at The George Washington University Medical Center will take part in the 16th Annual Research Day. Research day offers our students, faculty and staff a chance to showcase their research projects and talk to their colleagues and the community about the work being done at GW. It is an interactive approach to learning that enables our researchers to talk about their work and emphasize the impact that it will have on our world.

The theme of this year’s Research Day is Cancer Research: Innovation, Translation, Application.

The keynote addresses will be delivered by:
Dr. Bert O’Malley, Professor and Chairman in the department of Molecular and Cellular Biology at Baylor College of Medicine. The title of his address is, “Nuclear Receptor Coactivators: Physiology and Pathology,” and;
Dr. John Seffrin, Chief Executive Officer of the American Cancer Society. The title of his address is, “Conquering Cancer in the 21st Century: Opportunities to Save for Lives Worldwide.”

What: GW Medical Center’s 16th Annual Research Day

When: Wednesday, March 23, 2011, 8 am to 5 pm

Where: Lisner Auditorium (8-12:30)
730 21st Street

Cloyd Heck Marvin Center (12:30-5)
800 21st Street, NW

Media: Media interested in attending this event should contact Anne Banner at or 202-994-2261.