Top Ranked U.S. Cancer Program
Emory University Hospital through Winship is ranked among the top 25 cancer hospitals in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report. Our multidisciplinary teams work together on cancer care, research, prevention and education throughout Emory University and in partnership with colleagues throughout metro Atlanta, the state of Georgia and the nation.
#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.Visit Emory Healthcare
NCI Designated Cancer Center
As Georgia’s first and only National Cancer Institute-designated 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 Phase I, II, and III clinical trials, Winship researchers are dedicated to taking new cancer treatments from bench to bedside.Learn About Our NCI Designation
"I was drawn to oncology. It's like a key with a lock, it fits."
"Winship is about depth and breadth. It's the depth and breadth of our team that approaches a cancer problem."
"I think there is a spirit of humility and genuine discovery that suffuses the place. "
"Experience is a big part of what I think helps us deliver high quality patient care."
- May 21, 2015
Researchers discover molecular approach to promote cancer cell death
Lung cancer researchers at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University have discovered a novel strategy to exploit apoptosis, a form of programmed cell death, for the treatment of lung cancer.