About SCI

The Stanford Cancer Institute advances the understanding and treatment of cancer through a multidisciplinary, integrated and collaborative community of physicians and scientists

Our Leadership

The SCI leadership team guides our research, translational medicine and clinical programs, and supports the work of over 300 dedicated faculty members.

Our Vision

SCI leaders, members and partners are all dedicated to discovering cancer's causes and treatments, and applying that knowledge to improved diagnostic, therapeutic and prevention strategies. 

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Signature Strengths

SCI members work together in multidisciplinary teams to unravel cancer’s secrets and to transform the latest detection, diagnosis, treatment and prevention discoveries into the most advanced patient care available.  

NCI Designation

SCI and our members are proud to be designated as a Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute, part of the National Institutes of Health.

SCI Membership

Scientists and physicians from a wide range of disciplines, all dedicated to reducing the burden of cancer.

SCI News & Publications

Our Partnerships

Cancer Prevention Institute of California

We work closely with our partners at CPIC to understand cancer trends improve patient outcomes.

NCCN Network

The NCCN helps to coordinate cancer programs among its 25 NCI-designated member organizations.

How you can help

Make a gift

Your support enables us to advance promising new research and treatment programs, train future generations of physicians and scientists, expand patients support services and share our knowledge with the community.


Caring and committed volunteers help us provide personal attention and friendly faces to patients and their families.


Give Blood

Family members, friends and the community are encouraged to donate whole blood and platelets for SCI cancer patients.