Cancer Research at Saint Joseph's Hospital

Saint Joseph's is one of 50 hospitals nationwide designated by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) as the grantee institution in Atlanta for a Community Clinical Oncology Program (CCOP) grant.

With access to the latest, most advanced cancer treatments and therapies, Saint Joseph's is a valuable resource for participating hospitals and offers patients and referring physicians expertise in cancer research and program management. Saint Joseph's is currently participating in more than 60 clinical treatment trials for all types of cancer, as well as national cancer prevention studies for patients at risk, including breast, prostate and colorectal.

The ARCCOP program is designed to provide the community with access to state-of-the-art treatment and prevention protocols; giving local and regional physicians and their patients a chance to participate in NCI-approved trials.

For more information about ARCCOP, call 678-843-7119.

For more information about Saint Joseph’s Center for Cancer Care and Research, call 678-843-7119.