Cancer Research

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials have and continue to help cancer survivors live longer and have a better quality of life. Because of research through clinical trials, scientists and cancer researchers have been able to translate discoveries into new treatments for cancer.

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Cancer Research at Penn Medicine

With every new breakthrough at Penn’s Abramson Cancer Center, we are discovering that the cure is not just within reach, it’s within each and every one of us. Get to know us – hear from our patients and doctors. Your life is worth Penn Medicine.

Abramson Cancer Center:

The Cure is Within

The Abramson Cancer Center is dedicated to innovative and compassionate cancer care. The clinical program, comprised of a dedicated staff of physicians, nurse practicioners, nurses, social workers, physical therapists, nutritionists and patient care coordinators, currently has:

  • 90,000 outpatient visits
  • 11,800 inpatient discharges
  • more than 37,000 chemotherapy treatments
  • more than 66,000 radiation treatments