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

UF brain tumor team featured on ESPN

ESPN and ABC aired videos highlighting UF Health’s efforts to fight brain cancer.

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UF Health Cancer Center at ASH 2022

The UF Health Cancer Center will be presenting at the American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting in New Orleans.

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Kate Hitchcock, M.D., Ph.D., appointed vice chair…

The committee works to develop and implement programs and policy to foster DEI initiatives within NRG Oncology.

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Cancer Research News

UF study: the influence of rural identity on…

New research explores how virtual human clinicians can help close the gap in colorectal cancer screening for rural adults.

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UF study finds younger patients with colorectal…

A new study describes the results of universal genetic testing for colorectal cancer implemented at UF Health.

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UF-Tulane collaboration discovers new ways to…

The team discovered similarities in how two human herpesviruses and a mouse herpesvirus create genetic changes that can cause cancer.

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Around the Center

Clinical Research Offfice

Clinical Research Office

The mission of the UF Health Cancer Center Clinical Research Office, or CRO, is to help deliver new and promising cancer treatments that improve the lives of our patients at the UF Health Cancer Center.

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Research

Research Programs

The research priorities of the Cancer Center cut across and align with our three research programs: Cancer Control and Population Sciences, Cancer Therapeutics and Host Response and Mechanisms of Oncogenesis.

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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IMPORTANT UPDATE

COVID-19 Cancer Resources

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

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Cancer Center Calendar

Upcoming Events

  1. Dec 09

  2. Dec 14

  3. Dec 15

  4. Dec 16

  5. Dec 21

    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