The UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center is one of 40 NCI-designated comprehensive cancer centers. NCI-designated cancer centers are characterized by scientific excellence and the capability to integrate a diversity of research approaches to focus on the problem of cancer. They play a vital role in advancing towards our goal of reducing morbidity and mortality from cancer.
Cancer Services at UAB have been ranked in the top 25 in the U.S. News & World Report survey of America's Best Hospitals.
The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN), a not-for-profit alliance of 21 of the world's leading cancer centers, is dedicated to improving the quality and effectiveness of care provided to patients with cancer.