Brigham and Women’s Hospital is an international center of medical and biomedical research. This includes specific research conducted by members of the Department of Surgery.
Select patients have the opportunity to participate in investigational clinical trials that study the safety and effectiveness of new treatment approaches for specific diseases. Cancer patients have direct access to the latest research-based treatments and clinical trials through our role in the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center (DF/HCC), a National Cancer Institute-funded consortium comprised of seven member institutions: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Children's Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Massachusetts General Hospital.
Research projects, including clinical trials focus on:
Aldebaran Hofer, PhD
Your contributions to our research will provide even better care for the next generation of patients and their families. Your contributions can be directed toward:
Learn how you can support our general and gastrointestinal research projects.
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