About striving to find tomorrow’s answers for today’s patients

The University of Florida Health Cancer Center stands alone in the state of Florida in its unique ability to blend comprehensive patient care and innovative research in a collaborative, multidisciplinary environment. It boasts a membership of more than 280 researchers and clinicians from across the University of Florida and UF Health, the Southeast’s most comprehensive academic health center. The UFHCC and its members are dedicated to providing leading-edge cancer care and conducting original research for the prevention, early diagnosis and treatment of cancer.

Our Mission

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.

Medicinal chemists at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy are fine tuning the structural positions of chemical compounds to find the most promising drug options for killing dangerous bacterial biofilms. Rob Huigens, Assistant Professor of Medicinal Chemistry, College of Pharmacy - Dept. of Medicial Chemistry

Our Vision

Our vision is to lead nationally in elucidating novel insights into cancer biology and developing creative prevention and treatment strategies, while providing outstanding care that serves our rural and diverse population.

Dr. Avram works on research with a colleague

about

Director’s Welcome

Office of Communications

communications

For Media

COMMUNICATIONS

Subscribe to News

COMMUNICATIONS

Resources

COMMUNICATIONS

Publications