Research and Teaching - A.C.Camargo Cancer Center

Research and Teaching

Research and Teaching

Since its foundation in 1953, A.C.Camargo Cancer Center bases its actions on cancer prevention, treatment, teaching and research. In the same year, was created the first residency program in oncology in the country and today A.C.Camargo has graduated 978 specialists, representing 45% of the 2,170 oncologists practising in the country.

In addition, A.C.Camargo has the largest tumor bank in Latin America with approximately 30 thousand samples; its post-graduate program Stricto Sensu has earned the institution one of the highest evaluations from of the Ministry of Education / CAPES in National medicine.

Completing this teaching and research structure, it has a Faculty formed by renowned masters and doctors, with important actions in Brazil and abroad and is a Sister Institution of the MD Anderson Cancer Center, the main international oncology center.