Research at the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at UAB drives the center’s vision to eliminate cancer as a public health concern. The O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center is home to some of the brightest minds in cancer research, exploring areas of basic, translational, clinical and population-based discovery to find newer, better methods for the prevention, detection, diagnosis and treatment of cancer.
The O’Neal Cancer Center offers scientists and physician-scientists a highly-collaborative research community and excellent infrastructure to support their endeavors; a robust clinical trials infrastructure; access to diverse patient populations through the UAB Health System; and significant efforts in mentorship and training for the next generation of cancer scientists.
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Learn more about the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center’s efforts in basic science, translational discovery and prevention & control research.
The Globalization and Cancer Initiative develops sustainable international partnerships to address global health issues related to cancer health disparities.
Learn about collaborations the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center has with institutions across Alabama.
Search the 12 core facilities assisting cancer investigators in their research efforts.
Read about the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center’s annual retreat, open to UAB faculty, trainees and staff engaged in cancer research.
Mark your calendar for upcoming cancer research seminars happening across UAB’s campus.
Search internal and external grants available to support cancer research projects.
Book a space in the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center for your next seminar, class, workshop or on-campus event.