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The O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB is Alabama’s only cancer center designated by the National Cancer Institute and is a national leader in driving cancer research, advancing new cancer treatments, engaging communities in cancer prevention and early detection initiatives, and training the next generation of cancer physicians and scientists.

1 of 51 comprehensive cancer centers in the nation with a designation from the National Cancer Institute
More than 200 active clinical trials, giving patients cutting-edge treatment options and advancing standards of care in cancer.
400 scientists and physician-scientists working daily to build upon a tradition of groundbreaking discovery in basic science and clinical care
20,000 patients seen annually, with 5,000 new cancer patients seen each year