Research Initiatives

UVACCC member Hui Li, PhD and a student researcher review results on a transparent printoutResearch forms the heart of the UVA Comprehensive Cancer Center’s work, led by more than 185 member researchers from diverse disciplines with support from staff, affiliates, students and patients. UVACCC divides its primary research into four programs that support the continuum of research from biology and genetics to therapies and population health and prevention. Additionally, affiliated research initiatives pursue discovery related to rare or “orphan” cancers, and novel treatment methods.

To learn more about UVACCC’s four research program’s work and membership, as well as our affiliated research initiatives, please visit the links to the right.