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


COVID-19 Cancer Resources

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

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Dr. Dejana Braithwaite named Associate Director…

The University of Florida Health Cancer Center is pleased to announce that Dejana Braithwaite, Ph.D., has been appointed as associate director for…


Taking the War on Cancer to the Web

There’s a new weapon in the war against cancer: social media. Cancer researchers, physicians, patients, caregivers and survivors have turned to…


‘Another bump in the road:’ COVID-19 from the…

Before COVID-19, cancer patients were united by their fight against the disease, no matter the difference in type, location or stage. Today…


Cancer Research News

UF researchers find changing gut microbiota, taming inflammation may help battle colorectal cancer

UF researchers discover molecular address system that may aid gut health

UF named new member of prestigious Pediatric Brain Tumor Consortium

UF Health Shands Hospital ranked best in Florida, among nation’s elite in wide range of specialties

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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 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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