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Women in Medicine

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Check Up: News & Research

polaroid of grandma with granddaughter

Animal study finds high-fat diet in second trimester increases breast cancer risk over generations.

A new investigation of more than 53,000 stored tumor samples finds evidence of a key deficiency in a repair process designed to keep DNA from being mutated and causing cancer.

On Campus

bethany kette posing in hallway

Bethany Kette (M’20) enlisted Emily Langer (C’06), obituary writer for The Washington Post, to teach an obituary workshop to a group of 25 first-year medical students.

A painting by artist and physician Carol E. Kennedy

Her love of Georgetown is why she wanted to come back here one last time and continue serving others just as she did her entire life.

Alumni Connections

Event co-chairs Janet Davis (left) and Barbara McDuffie (right) help awardee Susan Miller to the podium.

Annual Women & Wine event raises awareness, funds, and a spirit of community to support breast cancer research at Georgetown.

Wanda Lo

Wanda Lo (C’76, M’80)…

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