About Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine was founded in 1992 and as the only Cancer Center of Excellence and university-based cancer in South Florida is transforming cancer research and treatment in South Florida and beyond.

Sylvester physicians and scientists apply research breakthroughs from the laboratory to the patient’s bedside. Sylvester closely evaluates the effectiveness of new treatments, and shares clinical insights with laboratory investigators, leading to improvements that benefit patient care.