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

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COVID-19 Cancer Resources

Information and resources for cancer patients, physicians, researchers and professionals.

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UF Health Cancer Center Leadership Updates

The University of Florida Health Cancer Center is pleased to announce two leadership changes that will further the center’s goal of advancing…

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Oliver’s Story: Overcoming Osteosarcoma

Christine Coombes has several vivid memories from the beginning of her son’s battle with bone cancer. She remembers hearing the word osteosarcoma…

Dr. Jatinder Lamba awarded $1.9 million grant to…

The National Cancer Institute has awarded Jatinder Lamba, Ph.D., M.Sc., a professor of pharmacotherapy and translational research in the University…

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Cancer Research News

Genetic mutation could play role in improving leukemia treatment, UF Health researchers find

Thyroid cancer overdiagnosis might be addressed through better patient-doctor conversations

Seeds of Hope: UF Health now using precision radiation procedure for eye cancer

New study associates dense breasts in older women with heightened breast cancer risk

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.

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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.

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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.

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Cancer Center Calendar

Upcoming Events

  1. Dec 15

    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

  2. Jan 12

  3. Jan 14

  4. Jan 19

    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