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The Experimental Therapeutics (ET) Program’s research has a strong clinical and translational orientation, aligned along two main research themes:

  • Drug discovery and delivery
  • Clinical research

Within those themes, the program has these specific aims:

  • Providing new approaches to individualized cancer treatment such as targeted drug delivery systems, novel chemotherapeutics, improved imaging and image-guided techniques, and the most up-to-date clinical treatments via clinical trials
  • Fostering translation of discoveries between the laboratory and clinic through collaborations and scientific synergy among HCI members
  • Promoting specialized initiatives in quantitative, molecular, and pre-clinical imaging
  • Developing and executing investigator-initiated therapeutic, imaging, and imaging-guided clinical trials to establish new treatments for patients

Program Membership

HCI Cancer Center members enjoy a variety of benefits, including eligibility for leadership roles in the Center, institutional funding opportunities, and scientific/administrative support.

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Public Health Plays an Important Role in Cancer Prevention
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The first week of April is National Public Health Week, which celebrates a growing movement to create the healthiest nation we can. The public health system prevents diseases, including cancer. Public health officials look for patterns to understand why cancer and other diseases happen, teach people about healthy decisions, and create policies that make sure we live in healthy, safe communities.... Read More

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