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Our mission is to defeat cancer through the rapid application of groundbreaking research, from education to prevention and treatment.

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The Carbone Cancer Center's purpose is to encourage greater and wider participation in cancer research and care throughout Wisconsin.

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The University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center is committed to cutting-edge research to provide better treatment and cures for cancer. The Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research (WIMR) is designed to allow researchers to work with scientists from other disciplines, speeding the transfer of science to patients. In addition, the McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research is dedicated to cancer research and conducts some of the most innovative research in this field.

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We connect to our patients, doctors, and researchers where they are, including on social media. Like us, tweet us, or message us — we want to hear from you!

Subscribe to the newsletter

The University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center sends out a monthly newsletter highlighting research, events, and cancer center staff the second Wednesday of every month. We gather news stories, upcoming events, and member and staff highlights to bring the best of cancer research right to your inbox.


Curious about our content? View our past issues here.

Educational opportunities for you

UWCCC Oncology Grand Rounds: This lecture series features a broad array of nationally prominent speakers, from the University of Wisconsin and across the country, who are leading experts in oncology related areas. These presentations, occurring every Wednesday during the academic year, help our Cancer Center members, faculty, staff, and trainees stay up-to-date on the newest procedures and findings in medical research and patient care. Additionally, Grand Rounds gives our doctors, nurses, and pharmacists Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits. Check the web page for the latest schedule and details.

UWCCC Research Retreat: This is an annual event hosted by the Carbone Cancer Center. It is an opportunity for cancer center members, research personnel, and students to learn more about the research happening at the UW Carbone Cancer Center.

Apply for UWCCC Membership

All individuals applying for UWCCC membership must have an active appointment at the University of Wisconsin. Members are selected for their active participating in cancer research, peer-reviewed research support and personal commitment to involvement in the activities of the UWCCC

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Advances in cancer research and patient care at the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center are possible thanks to generous donations from caring community members.  Learn more.