A Comprehensive Cancer Center Designated by the National Cancer Institute

News and Publications

The University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center communications team provides timely and interesting stories about research, scientists, and patients at UChicago Medicine. Through a variety of publications and communications — print and electronic — the communications team shares new developments and important information in cancer causes, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.

If you would like to share your story with us, please contact us at feedback@bsd.uchicago.edu.

Lesniak brain cancer

Answer Cancer

Read our new Answer Cancer newsletter to learn the latest in breakthroughs and activities from the University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Russell Szmulewitz

Science Life Blog

The UChicago Science Life blog serves as a home for community dialogue around cancer care, treatment, and research. Our experts offer their unique perspectives on cancer trends, innovative patient treatments, and scientific discoveries.

Pathways to Discovery

The Summer issue of Pathways highlights the NCI Genomic Data Commons, and much more.
Summer 2016 Pathways to Discovery (PDF)

2016 Annual Report

Annual Report

Cancer has a global impact - it affects communities in every city, in every country, on every continent. Read our 2016 Annual Report to find out how we are working to #AnswerCancer at home and across the globe.
2016 Annual Report

Janet Rowley


Cancer Genetics Pioneer Janet Rowley, MD, DSc, 1925-2013 (Press release)

More announcements

David Song cancer surgeon


At the Comprehensive Cancer Center, our job is to provide hope. There are many ways we do that. It can be the use of our advanced treatment methods or relying on the expertise of our world-class researchers for the latest breakthroughs. But most of all, it is about providing the best in patient care. Watch our videos to learn what sets us apart.

Scientific Report

Our 2012-2013 Scientific Report highlights the our initiatives to drive personalized therapies, accelerate population research efforts, enhance cancer clinical trials, and improve cancer education. The report also highlights faculty research accomplishments.
2012-2013 Scientific Report (PDF)