Moffitt Cancer Center is one of 41 NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers in the country and the only one based in Florida. The designation is bestowed upon institutions that have significant peer-reviewed research funding; high-quality programs in basic, translational and population research; are dedicated to developing more effective approaches to cancer prevention, diagnosis and therapy; educate health care professionals and the public; and reach out to underserved populations.
Moffitt's impact on cancer research spans basic science, prevention and clinical research with a focus on translating discoveries into better care.
Our culture and organizational structure underscore a basic value: collaboration and interdisciplinary teamwork. Our culture, which includes a singular focus on cancer, positions us to make significant contributions to the prevention and cure of cancer.
Our inclusive and flexible structure supports faculty from a variety of disciplines as they work together to develop innovative ideas into moving science and understanding forward.