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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

Pancreatic cancer is a leading cause of cancer-related death in the United States. At Penn Medicine, our doctors and researchers are taking action to create more options and better strategies for pancreatic cancer treatment.

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 practitioners, 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