Tulane University, a private institution, is one of the most highly regarded and selective independent research universities in the United States. Tulane’s schools and college offer degrees in the liberal arts, science and engineering, architecture, business, law, social work, medicine, and public health and tropical medicine.
Tulane’s Cancer Center was founded as a matrix center in 1993, a resource for supporting cancer-focused basic research and clinical faculty from home departments across the University. Since its founding, Tulane Cancer Center has invested and leveraged its assets into growing and enhancing our research programs and has developed several to levels of national and international prominence. These research endeavors have established a pipeline to translate key laboratory discoveries into improved treatment options for our patients.
As an academic cancer center, Tulane’s cancer specialists offer its patients the benefits of a multidisciplinary approach as well as access to cutting-edge investigational treatment and prevention trials. Through focused mentorship and training, the Tulane School of have also prioritized preparation and education of the next generation of cancer researchers and physician scientists.
To learn more about the mission, vision and programs of the Tulane Cancer Center, please click HERE.
For information about clinical trials at Tulane’s Cancer Center, please click HERE.