The NCI rating signifies the renewal of our status as a “comprehensive” center - demonstrating an added depth and breadth of multidisciplinary laboratory, clinical and population-based research, as well as substantial trans-disciplinary research.
The largest Proton Therapy Center of its kind. A proton is a tiny particle that can make a big difference in your life. A proton beam conforms to the shape of a tumor with greater precision while sparing healthy tissues and organs.
At a microscopic level, one of the cornerstones of the human immune system is the T cell, a small but incredibly efficient machine of identifying and destroying any unwelcome invaders.
Abramson Cancer Center has been a national leader in developing and conducting clinical trials for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer.
At the Abramson Cancer Center, we are here to help guide you through your cancer journey by providing the best possible care and support.
Proton therapy is a non–invasive, incredibly precise cancer treatment that uses a beam of protons moving at very high speeds to destroy cancer cells.
Our experienced cancer nurses and referral staff are here to help. Call 800-789-7366 (PENN) or complete an online request.
Learn more about the benefits of translational research at Penn Medicine.