The WVU Cancer Institute touches the lives of thousands through clinical services, internationally recognized innovations in clinical research and education of the next generation of cancer experts.
Why we need your support
More than 11,000 new cases of cancer are diagnosed in West Virginia annually.
WVU Cancer Institute is at the forefront of research, education and patient care. Each year, we have 40,000+ patient visits and conduct research in 60+ labs.
To meet the needs of the state, we are increasing our physical space and number of clinical providers. The expansion effort includes recruiting 38 new cancer specialists by 2020 as well as increasing space for patient care.
How you can help
One way to support these efforts is to give to one of the priority funds:
- Greatest Needs
This fund assists with our most pressing needs. Gifts support the operating expenses of our premier cancer facility.
- Breast Cancer
One-in-eight women will develop breast cancer in her lifetime.
- Lung Cancer
In West Virginia, lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths.
- Prostate Cancer
Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in men.
- Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer-related deaths in West Virginia.
- Brain Cancer
Please consider making a gift today. When you give, you enable us to discover the latest therapies, continue our groundbreaking research and, most importantly, save lives as we work together to create a cancer-free world.