UVA, an NCI-Designated Cancer Center

UVA Cancer Center is part of an elite group of National Cancer Institute-designated cancer centers, leaders in cancer research, prevention, detection and treatment. As one of only 69 NCI-designated cancer centers in the country, UVA is placed among the top in cancer care and research, working diligently to understand why cancer occurs, find innovative ways to treat it and offer the most advanced cancer services in Virginia.