The second-annual Ruesch Center golf tournament will again bring together local business leaders and philanthropists to “tee up” for a cure of gastrointestinal cancers. The tournament will be hosted on Monday, April 23, 2018 at TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm.
With a focus on innovation, The Ruesch Center, continues to provide personalized care and hope for patients, expand its research initiatives and educational opportunities, and fight endlessly to cure GI cancers.
Relentlessly fighting a smarter war against GI cancer by partnering with patients based on their unique needs, the Ruesch Center is committed to providing you with the highest standard of care and individualized cures.
Nearly 300 medical professionals, patients, caregivers and advocates attended the 8th Annual Ruesch Center Symposium on December 1, listening to lectures on topics including precision medicine, immunotherapy, proton therapy and molecular imaging.
Jeanne Ruesch received the Margaret L. Hodges Leadership Award at the 31st annual Lombardi Gala on November 18 for her advocacy on behalf of research into pancreatic cancer and other cancers of the GI tract.
John L. Marshall, MD, chief, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Medstar Georgetown University Hospital director, Otto J. Ruesch Center for the Cure of Gastrointestinal Cancer, discusses the current state of RAS-mutant gastrointestinal (GI) cancers during the 2017 Ruesch Center Symposium.
Michael Pishvaian, MD, PhD, director, Phase I Clinical Program, co-director of the Ruesch Center Pancreatic Cancer Program Medical Oncology, Otto J. Ruesch Center for the Cure of GI Cancer, Georgetown University Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, discusses the progress that has been made in the treatment of patients with pancreatic cancer during the 2017 Ruesch Center Symposium.