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Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson

The Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson – a National Cancer Institute (NCI) designated cancer center, is home to internationally renowned cancer physicians and research scientists.

Their  integrated, multidisciplinary approach to cancer treatment puts our patients comfort first.

Cancer treatment at the Kimmel Cancer Center utilizes cutting edge technology, along with world class therapeutics and the latest clinical trial options. With an emphasis on translational research we aim to translate our latest research discoveries to new treatment options for our patients, in a time efficient manner. For more information click here.

Doctor Profiles

Richard G. Pestell, MB, BS, MD, PhD, FACP, FRACP, MBA — Director, Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson University

Richard G. Pestell, M.D., Ph.D. is an oncologist and endocrinologist who currently serves as the Director of the Kimmel Cancer Center, Chairman of the Department of Cancer Biology and Associate Dean of Cancer Programs at Jefferson Medical College, and Vice … read more ❯