Research cures cancer

Did you know that the cure for testicular cancer was discovered at Indiana University?

That’s just one of the life-saving breakthroughs at IU Melvin and Bren Simon Comprehensive Cancer Center—and that’s just one of the reasons why we’re the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center in Indiana and one of only 54 in the nation. Plus, because we’re one of only 33 members of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, our physicians play a role in determining the recognized standard of care for those with cancer.

 We’re doing some really exciting things around here. Get ready to be astonished. 

Bold is better

In every lab, in every classroom, in every patient area. For every Hoosier.

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In the Race to Beat Cancer, Early Detection and Prevention Win.

It’s time to take the lead, leaving cancer in the dust as you accelerate toward a strategy that includes early detection and prevention. The race against cancer starts now.

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The next generation of cancer fighters

Graduate Training

Get your PhD in Translational Cancer Biology, or join us as a fellow or resident.

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Education Events

Learn from the best at our Grand Rounds, seminars, and celebrate Cancer Research Day

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Summer Programs

Hands-on, mentored research experience for high school and undergrad students.

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Simon Says Expert Series

Our monthly video series brings together cancer center researchers and physicians, patients, advocates, and others to talk about various cancer-related topics.

We’ve covered "chemobrain," fear of recurrence, health disparities, exercise and physical therapy, the emerging field of supportive care, and more.

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