Sandra and Edward Meyer Cancer Center

The Sandra and Edward Meyer Cancer Center provides patients access to new cancer therapies, while training future scientists and leaders in cancer research and clinical care. Patients get personalized attention, with the best available evaluation and treatment programs, including access to precision medicine advances and immune-based therapies, as well as nutrition, pain management and psychosocial support. The center supports basic science research programs in cancer biology and cancer genetics, translational research and clinical trials, and several collaborative research initiatives. This research is all aimed at better understanding what causes cancer, and translating this knowledge into new approaches for prevention, treatment and cure. The center also furthers the education of graduate students, medical students, fellow and postdoctoral trainees through several specialized programs in specific types of cancer, radiology and pathology.

News

Weill Cornell Medicine Experiences Dynamic Growth in Research Funding

April 23, 2019

Weill Cornell Medicine has experienced dynamic growth in its research enterprise over the past five years, an achievement that underscores the institution’s mission to provide...
Dr. Manuel Hidalgo Named Chief of the Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology at Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center

March 7, 2019

Dr. Manuel Hidalgo, a leading physician-scientist who specializes in pancreatic cancer and drug development, has been named chief of the Division of Hematology and Medical...
Sickeningly Sweet

March 5, 2019

Biochemist Dr. Lewis Cantley is finding increasing evidence of a strong connection between sugar and cancer.

Events

Sep 18, 2019
4:00pm to 7:00pm
Meyer Cancer Center Seminar Series
Sep 21, 2019
8:00am to 2:00pm
2nd Annual NYC Prostate Cancer Summit