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Who We Are

City of Hope is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of people with cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening illnesses. Our team of more than 5,000 includes researchers, associates, scientists, doctors, nurses, allied health professionals, graduate students, fundraising specialists, marketing professionals, volunteers and support staff. All united by our desire to find cures and save lives.
Our Mission

Our mission is to transform the future of cancer care. Each day we work to turn science into a practical benefit; hope into reality. We accomplish that by unifying the branches of biomedical research, treatment and academia. Having scientists, treatment staff and manufacturing facilities in close proximity, our treatment advances can travel from laboratory to patient with life-saving speed.

What Health Care Experts Say About Us

City of Hope is one of only 52 National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the U.S. The NCI designation recognizes excellence in treatment, research and expertise to address the many facets of the disease. We’re also a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), reflecting our national leadership in advancing research and treatment. NCCN member institutions are recognized for their world-renowned experts and for treating complex, rare and aggressive forms of cancer.

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Patient Care Approach

Our focus is on the complete patient experience. We’re organizationally structured for increasing the speed with which our treatment solutions progress from research lab to production facility to patient.

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Research & Innovation

As an independent biomedical, treatment and academic center, City of Hope is focused on basic and clinical research in cancer, diabetes, HIV/AIDS and other chronic, life-threatening diseases.

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Giving Back: Supporting the Fight to end Life-Threatening Diseases

Help us pioneer research and new therapies to find cures, save lives and turn hope into reality.

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Fighting to Save Lives Since 1913
For over 100 years, we’ve led the fight against life-threatening illnesses while reaffirming our humanitarian vision that “health is a human right.”
MEET OUR LEADERSHIP

A team with deep health care industry expertise leads City of Hope toward the next horizon of treatments and cures for life-threatening diseases.

INSIDE OUR ORGANIZATION

City of Hope offers an innovative and progressive environment for everyone involved with our organization. Read more about what it’s like inside our workplace.

SEE OUR LOCATIONS

Headquartered in Duarte, California, with additional locations across Los Angeles, Ventura, Riverside, Orange and San Bernardino counties, our unique approach to care is available in your community.

Cancer Treatment Centers of America

The acquisition of Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA), a network of oncology hospitals and outpatient care centers across the United States, expands access to world-class research and cancer care to patients nationally.

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