Georgetown Lombardi Hosts “Ladies & Lattes” for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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WASHINGTON – Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Centerhosts Ladies & Lattes, a breakfast for more than 75 Washington-area women in recognition of breast cancer awareness month. A top researcher from Georgetown Lombardi will update attendees on the status of breast cancer treatment and research.

What: Ladies & Lattes, a breakfast and breast cancer briefing. Pink attire encouraged.

Who: Ashley Boalch, Miss District of Columbia 2011 (emcee)
Allyn Rose, Miss District of Columbia 2012 and breast cancer advocate
Robert Clarke, PhD, DSc, dean for research, Georgetown University Medical Center

Where: Georgetown University Hotel & Conference Center
3800 Reservoir Rd, NW, Washington

When: Friday, Oct.11, 2013

Breakfast and networking: 8-9 a.m.
Program: 9-10 a.m.          

Media RSVP: Karen Mallet,, 215-514-9751

About Ladies & Lattes
Ladies & Lattes is a membership-free networking group for women in the real estate community. Based in Washington, DC, Ladies & Lattes meets on a monthly basis and promotes networking, relationship building, philanthropy and friendship among women. It plays host to brokers, architects, engineers, marketers, construction professionals and vendors of various trades supporting the real estate industry.

About Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, part of Georgetown University Medical Center and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, seeks to improve the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of cancer through innovative basic and clinical research, patient care, community education and outreach, and the training of cancer specialists of the future. Georgetown Lombardi is one of only 41 comprehensive cancer centers in the nation, as designated by the National Cancer Institute (grant #P30 CA051008), and the only one in the Washington, DC area. For more information, go to