Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center

Until Every Cancer is Cured

Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals Among Top Hospitals

At the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center, we don’t just treat cancer patients. We practice a fully-integrated approach to oncology, from research and training programs for pre- and post-doctoral level students to outreach programs for cancer survivors and their families to address their physical and emotional health.  Through cutting-edge clinical trials and conventional cancer treatments, each patient, their family and caregivers receive expert, humanitarian care.




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As one of the top cancer care hospitals, SKCC provides patients with tailored treatments specific to the patient's condition.


Cancer Center

SKCC University Medical Departments are Cancer Biology, Medical Oncology and Radiation Oncology.

Cancer Moon Shot

The Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University is part of the White House Cancer Moonshot Task Force. The Blue Ribbon Panel is composed of leading experts from a broad range of scientific areas, including biology, immunology, genomics, diagnostics, bioinformatics, and cancer prevention and treatment. This Blue Ribbon Panel of experts was established as a working group of the  National Cancer Advisory Board (NCAB) to assist the board in providing this advice. The panel’s charge was to provide expert advice on the vision, proposed scientific goals, and implementation of the Cancer Moonshot.

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SKCC's Mobile App

The Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center is excited to announce the launch of our new mobile app, Cancer Docs. The app makes it easy for patients and doctors to contact all Thomas Jefferson University Oncology physicians. Download the app today for both iOS and Android devices on iTunes and Google Play.

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Cancer Milestones

Cancer Milestones

Ordinary moments become milestones when you've overcome cancer. View our patients' stories about their personalized treatment plans, how Jefferson approached their care and what it is like living cancer free.





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Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center Patient Stories

Maps & Directions

The Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center is on the Thomas Jefferson University campus, located in the heart of Center City Philadelphia.

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The Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center is a National Cancer Institute-designated Cancer Center

The Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center is proud of its status as a National Cancer Institute-designated Cancer Center and one of the national leaders in cancer treatment, research, and education.