COMPASS Study Tackles Chicago's Cancer Disparities
Through the efforts of a multidisciplinary team, COMPASS will recruit 100,000 Chicago residents over the next five years to study the lifestyle, environmental and genetic factors that impact health.
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A breakthrough does not happen overnight. It is the result of many years of diligent study. It is the moment when knowledge, data and determination coalesce into discovery and illumination. Within our labs and clinics, our cancer researchers and clinicians are committed to breaking through barriers to develop better ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer. Together, we can #AnswerCancer.
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The University of Chicago Campaign: Inquiry and Impact
A University of Chicago campaign seeks to raise $350 million for cancer research. With this investment, the Comprehensive Cancer Center will tackle cancer's toughest challenges by advancing discovery and developing interventions.
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Leading the Way in Clinical Trials
Clinical trials are central to the development of novel and life-saving cancer detection, prevention or treatment strategies. Patient enrollment is underway for more than 350 clinical trials at the University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center.
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Training Tomorrow's Cancer Researchers
As one of the world's premier academic and research institutions with a rich legacy in scientific discovery, the University of Chicago is committed to the education and training of our future leaders in cancer research and treatment.
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