Dr. Larry Maxwell

  • Chair, FACOG, Department Chair
  • Globe-athon Advisory Board, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Inova Fairfax Hospital
  • Fairfax, VA   
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Dr. Maxwell is Chairman of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Inova Fairfax Hospital, located in Fairfax County, VA, where he has practiced 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.

Globe-athon: Dr. Maxwell helped launch and create Globe-athon and currently sits as an Advisory Board Chair. Globe-athon is a global movement to raise awareness about below the belt cancers. In its second year, Globe-athon is the only international movement focused on the prevention and early detection of all gynecological cancers, including uterine (endometrial), cervical, ovarian, vaginal and vulvar. The movement to end women’s cancers is supported by international gynecologists, gynecological oncologists and doctors, as well as gynecological cancer survivors. Globe-athon will occur in September 2014. For more information visit www.globeathon.com.

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Expert Articles by Dr. Larry Maxwell


Prevent cervical cancer with early detection and education
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