BENEFITING: EASTERN VIRGINIA MEDICAL SCHOOL FOUNDATION
EVENT DATE: Sep 04, 2016
EVMS is proud to be here for our community, each and every day. We're here for you with comprehensive care, groundbreaking research, and the next generation of dedicated health care providers.
As the largest biomedical research institute in southeastern Virginia, EVMS focuses its cutting-edge research on the most pressing needs of our community, with implications for patients around the globe.
Discover Life-Changing Cancer Treatments
The Leroy T. Canoles Jr. Cancer Research Center focuses on the cancer types that are most prevalent in our area - prostate, breast, pancreatic, lung, and head and neck cancers. Our multidisciplinary research team colaborates to find better ways to diagnose, treat, and prevent recurrence of cancer in our families and neighbors.
Advance the Fight Against Diabetes
Hampton Roads has the highest mortality rate for diabetes in Virginia, and an estimated 175,000 people in the region are living with the disease. At the Strelitz Diabetes Center, world-class scientists pursue cutting-edge diabetes and metabolic research, bringing discoveries from the lab directly to the patient's bedside.