Indianapolis, Indiana

The Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Comprehensive Cancer Center is Indiana’s only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and one of only 51 in the nation. The prestigious designation recognizes the center’s excellence in basic, clinical, and population research, its outstanding educational activities, and its effective community outreach program across the state. The center’s physician scientists have made protocol-defining discoveries that have changed the way doctors treat breast cancer, gastrointestinal cancer, genitourinary cancer, leukemia, multiple myeloma, thymoma and thymic carcinomas, and thoracic cancer. Its mission is to create an expanding community of researchers and health professionals who conduct outstanding translational research, provide excellence in education, and deliver high quality patient-centered care.