Research

Moffitt Cancer Center is the only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center based in Florida. With its singular focus on cancer, Moffitt has worked tirelessly in the areas of patient care, research and education since opening in Tampa in 1986. Moffitt’s research focuses on cutting-edge discoveries that can be rapidly translated into improved diagnostic, preventive and therapeutic advances.

RESEARCH PROGRAMS

Our five research programs focus on scientific themes, which together provide Moffitt’s multidimensional, strong approach to defeating cancer. Read more

RESEARCH TEAMS

Investigators are encouraged to form teams around specific topics, no matter how informal, to innovate and take research in new directions.
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RESEARCH FACULTY

Moffitt employs over 150 faculty representing a diverse group of scientists and physicians, all dedicated to cancer research. Read more

DIVISIONS & DEPARTMENTS

Moffitt’s academic structure provides a supportive and collaborative environment for faculty career development in cancer research.
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CENTERS & INSTITUTES

Moffitt’s Centers and Institutes promote translation across research and the clinic to address the needs of the catchment area. Read more

PARTNERSHIPS

Moffitt’s research partnerships reflect a longstanding commitment to working with the community, academia and industry in the fight against cancer. Read more

INNOVATION

Moffitt discoveries have enhanced our understanding of cancer and led to multiple licensing and collaboration opportunities within the biomedical industry. Read more

SHARED RESOURCES

Shared Resources provide Moffitt investigators access to the latest technologies and highly skilled services to foster productivity. Read more

EDUCATION & TRAINING

Moffitt supports training of the next generation of scientists. Opportunities range from high school to graduate students and postdoctoral trainees. Read more



Moffitt Cancer Center has made a lasting commitment to the prevention and cure of cancer, working tirelessly in the areas of patient care, research and education to advance one step further in fighting this disease.