Atlanta, Georgia

Located in Atlanta, Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University is Georgia’s first and only National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center. For 79 years, Winship has coordinated and directed cancer research, education, and care throughout Emory University and its health care system, Emory Healthcare. Winship is ranked first in Georgia for cancer care and is one of the top 25 cancer programs in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report. More than 15,000 newly diagnosed cancer patients are seen annually by Winship physicians either within Emory Healthcare or within three other Emory-aligned health care systems in Atlanta. Each of Winship’s 355 faculty members has a faculty appointment in one of 36 departments within Emory University or in other affiliated institutions. With 250 active clinical trials, Winship researchers are dedicated to taking new cancer treatments from the laboratory to patients, providing cancer patients and their families with innovative options in cancer care.