The Indiana University Champion Center for Cancer Control Research supports research that decreases the burden of cancer for patients and families. The Center’s vision focuses on becoming the national leading center for cancer research and publishes cutting-edge and patient-oriented research articles that transform patient practice.
The Champion Center’s vision requires support from external funding sources. Many different organizations can support the Center including non-profits, individual and corporate donors, and federal agencies. Funding is used to support cancer research and training for predoctoral fellows, postdoctoral fellows, and early career investigators.
Widely recognized for its expertise in cancer research, IU School of Nursing has a well-established infrastructure and track record of success. Twelve faculty researchers are involved in cancer research—making us the largest cohort of cancer researchers at a school of nursing in the nation.