Accelerating progress. Because Cancer does not wait.

Cancer patients at The University of Kansas Cancer Center receive the latest advanced medicine from some of the leading health care providers in the nation. The positive outcomes have led U.S. News & World Report to rank our clinical cancer program one of the nation’s best for four years in a row. Through robust early detection efforts and clinical trials, we will achieve the highest quality patient outcomes. We continue to implement new treatments and reduce fragmentation of care.

Your generosity will contribute to growth and advancement in several areas critical to successfully treating and curing more patients.

Cancer Nurse Navigation 

To provide the best possible care and outcomes for our cancer patients, we treat the whole person, not just the disease. Our nurse navigators guide patient appointments, tests, treatments, follow-up and more — answering questions and providing emotional support every step of the way. Your gift helps us expand the nurse navigation program so every new patient can be assigned a navigator.

Cellular Therapeutics 

Immunotherapy and cellular therapeutics represent the future of cancer care – and they are happening today right here at our cancer center. Your support of our cellular therapeutics program will contribute to growth and advancement in several areas critical to successfully treating and curing more patients including expanding and enhancing our faciliites, purchasing highly specialized equiment, and ensuring access to the most promising clinical trials. 

Genetics Counseling 

A gift to our Gentics Counseling fund helps us improve access to genetic counseling. it is crucial to determine the best clinical treatment options for patients and is important for cancer prevention.

 

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