Fox Chase Cancer Center
in Philadelphia, Pa. is one of the leading cancer research
and treatment centers in the United States. Founded in 1904 as one of the nation’s
first cancer hospitals, Fox Chase was also among the first institutions to be
designated a National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center in 1974.
Today, Fox Chase conducts a broad array of nationally competitive basic,
translational, and clinical research, with special programs in cancer prevention,
detection, survivorship, and community outreach. A three-time recipient of Magnet
designation for nursing excellence, the Center consistently demonstrates its
commitment to the highest quality care.