Virginia Tech, Children’s National scientists to discuss cancer research at ‘Hokies for Good’ event


Scientists from Virginia Tech and Children’s National Hospital in Washington, D.C., will talk about leading-edge cancer research projects in a public Zoom discussion “Hokies for Good: Conquering Cancer through Collaboration” at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 13. Everyone is welcome to register for the free webinar.

The event is an opportunity for people to meet some of the dedicated researchers working together to take on cancer, one of the leading causes of death in the United States.

“Hokies for Good is a series of conversations and events with people who have dedicated their careers to humanity’s most pressing issues,” said Ginny Ritenour, director of chapter programs with Virginia Tech Alumni Relations. “Our panel discussion will highlight the innovative ecosystem where best-in-class research partners are advancing discovery and developing advances into new treatments and technologies to benefit cancer patients and their families.”

Learn more about participating panelists and registration here.