Winship Cancer Institute at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia is a cancer research center that provides cancer diagnosis, treatment and support for cancer patients in Georgia.

As Georgia's NCI Comprehensive Cancer Center, we are at the forefront of cancer research, innovation, and discovery. Our elite distinction means we're changing the way cancer is treated. Providing hope for patients with cancer.

Due to an increase in COVID-19 cases in our area, Emory Healthcare has updated the visitation policy to best protect the health and safety of our patients and healthcare workers. Effective August 9, 2021 patients will no longer be allowed a visitor, with the exception of patients having an infusion treatment.

The new Winship Emory Midtown facility under construction is uniquely designed to put patients at the center of specialized care communities in order to deliver personalized cancer care aligned with innovative cancer research.

NCI Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center

As Georgia's first and only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Winship Cancer Institute is a national leader in seeking out new ways to defeat cancer and in translating that knowledge into patient care. With over 250 active clinical trials, Winship researchers are dedicated to taking new cancer treatments from bench to bedside.

Recognized for Nursing Excellence

Emory University Hospital, Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital and Emory Johns Creek Hospital, three of Winship’s clinical sites have achieved the prestigious Magnet® recognition as a reflection of its nursing professionalism, teamwork and quality in patient care. Magnet recognition is granted by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®, which ensures that rigorous standards for nursing excellence are met.

#1 in Georgia for Cancer Care

Winship Cancer Institute is part of Emory Healthcare, Georgia’s largest health care system. Our world-class physicians have a wealth of experience in hematology and medical oncology, radiation oncology, surgical oncology and pathology. Our nurses, navigators, social workers, technicians and others are all part of the comprehensive cancer care team.


At Winship, our patients have access to clinical trials for virtually every cancer type. In 2020, we enrolled more than 900 patients in over 300 clinical trials.

View our calendar of community events, patient activities, and professional continuing education events.

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