The National Cancer Institute (NCI) has designated Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center at NYU Langone Health a Comprehensive Cancer Center, the highest ranking awarded by the NCI. With this recognition, Perlmutter Cancer Center is now part of the group of top 50 cancer centers in the United States that have earned this distinction.
Comprehensive Cancer Centers provide patients with state-of-the-art, research-based approaches to preventing, detecting, and treating cancer. This designation reflects the high quality of care provided by the team at Perlmutter Cancer Center.
“Over the past several years, Perlmutter Cancer Center has renewed and expanded its commitment to advancing cancer care and, in doing so, has achieved many important milestones,” says Benjamin G. Neel, MD, PhD, professor of medicine and director of Perlmutter Cancer Center. “We are proud of what we have accomplished, and gratified that our efforts have been rewarded with our elevation to NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center status.”
Learn more about Perlmutter Cancer Center’s Comprehensive Cancer Center designation.