Fueling Cancer Research and Care Through Philanthropy
Almost all of us are personally affected by cancer. In just a few short years, cancer is projected to be the No. 1 disease killing Americans of all ages. We want to stop cancer from reaching that milestone. Today, we have the tools — from genetics to immunotherapy to big data to clinical trials — and, at UChicago, the talent across a wide spectrum of expertise to bring the future near. Through the generosity of dedicated philanthropic partners, like you, our researchers are pioneering the next cancer breakthroughs and transforming patient outcomes. Together, we can answer cancer — and save lives.
Family’s Partnership Drives Cancer Discoveries to Market
Fund Supports Innovative Research for Advanced Breast Cancer
Legacy of Giving Propels Prostate Cancer Research
Supporting Cancer Research
Laila Rashid and Lexi Fielder, from UChicago Medicine and Biological Sciences Development, discuss the importance of supporting research. S. Diane Yamada, MD, and Deepa Sheth, MD, talk about how donor funding supports their quest to advance research and improve cancer care.
Blood Donation Is the Gift of Life
A constant supply of blood is necessary for the life-saving treatments needed by many UChicago Medicine patients. Our on-site Blood Donation Center features comfortable reclining chairs, personal televisions and free snacks and drinks for donors. Call 773-702-6247 to schedule a donation appointment.Learn About Donating Blood or Platelets at UChicago Medicine