George Larry Maxwell, MD

Inova Fairfax Hospital

MaxwellDr. Maxwell has been the Chairman of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Inova Fairfax Hospital since his retirement as a Colonel from the U.S. Army in 2011. Dr Maxwell serves as the co-Director of the DOD Gynecologic Cancer Translation Research Center of Excellence and is a Professor in the Virginia Commonwealth School of Medicine.  He has published over 110 manuscripts and chapters, and received numerous national research awards by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists as well as the Society of Gynecologic Oncology.

Dr Maxwell has played a lead role in the Foundation for Women’s Cancer National Race to End Women’s Cancer and other advocacy efforts related to the Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Movement. He serves as a member of the Foundation for Women’s Cancer Board of Directors.

Spotlight

This special section in Self Magazine features a GYN surgeon and 34-year-old (at the time of diagnosis) patient.

Awareness

This year’s National Race to End Women’s Cancer aims to spread the word that all women should Love Your Ladyparts! Check out site’s new features and join the MOVEMENT.

Research

The Foundation’s research award winners will be notified in January. Thank you to all who sent in their applications.

Education

The next Ovarian Cancer Survivors Course will be Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014 in D.C. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.