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U.S. News Best Cancer Hospital badge 2017-2018

Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center the best in the region for cancer care for 17th year

August 8, 2017

Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center has been ranked the highest for cancer care in New England for the 17th straight year, and fourth overall in the country, by U.S. News & World Report.

 

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Cancer Survivors Offer Tips to New Patients Starting Treatment

Gaining the wisdom of another’s experience can be invaluable when facing something new — including cancer. Through the SoulMates program, newly diagnosed breast cancer patients can be paired with trained volunteers who have already been through surgery, chemotherapy, radiation, or other kinds of treatment.

 

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Precision Cancer Medicine - Nikhil Wagle, MD

Online Resource for Precision Cancer Medicine

Clinicians at Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center are now armed with specialized tests to create a precise "tumor profile" for each patient's cancer. Learn about the latest thinking in precision cancer medicine from our researchers and clinicians, and explore a searchable database of clinical trials that focus on targeted therapies by disease, gene, and mutation.