Our Mission

is to prevent, detect, treat and ultimately cure cancer while addressing the unique challenges of the cancer burden faced by the population we serve.

Cancer Center Updates

Targeting Pancreatic Cancer with Radiotherapy

Recent developments in radiation oncology have made radiotherapy for pancreatic cancer more effective and easier on the body.

Grand Adventure: Tumor treatment ensures hike…

David had conquered the 21-mile hike four times before, and he had logged numerous hours of training in preparation for this latest trek. But this…

When battling sarcoma, is proton therapy a secret…

Many sarcoma patients require high doses of radiation as part of their curative treatment, and sarcoma can be an ideal candidate for proton therapy…

Cancer Research News

‘Fine tuning’ certain cells may prevent gut inflammation, researchers find

University of Florida Health researchers find new details of immune system’s molecular “switch”

Grant to help UF Health researchers boost HPV vaccinations among youngsters

UF Health Shands Hospital ranks among nation’s best in seven medical specialties

Around the Center

Clinical Research Offfice

Clinical Trials Support

The mission of the Clinical Research Office is to help deliver new and promising cancer treatments in order to improve the lives of the patients at the UF Health Cancer Center.

Research

Research Resources

Our clinician-scientists participate in research that has a direct impact on improved patient outcomes, and allows patients access to the very latest cancer-fighting technologies and drugs.

Patient Care

Treatment Options

One of the great benefits of receiving cancer care at an academic health center like UF Health is unique patient access to the most advanced medical research, treatments and technologies.

Cancer Center Calendar

Upcoming Events

  1. Nov 18

  2. Nov 19

  3. Nov 20

    1. Breast Cancer Support Group

      UF Health Shands Cancer Hospital, Room 8011, eighth floor, 1500 SW Archer Rd., Gainesville, FL 32608

      6:00pm to 7:00pm