Cancer (Oncology)

Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care delivers advanced patient-centered, multidisciplinary care designed to maximize treatment outcomes while optimizing the quality of life for each patient.

The Center for Cancer Care represents the strong partnership between Montefiore and our Albert Einstein College of Medicine, which allows for the translation of research and knowledge into improved prevention, diagnosis and treatment of all cancers.

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Departmental Highlights

There is currently a national crisis of opioid abuse and overdose related deaths in the U.S, with the over prescription of these drugs being implicated as the main culprit. Learn More >


Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care has joined an elite group of cancer programs that have earned a Three-Year Accreditation with Gold Level Commendation from the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons.  Learn more >


Joseph Sparano, MD, presented his groundbreaking research findings from the Trial Assigning Individualized Options for Treatment (Rx), or TAILORx trial. The study showed no benefit from chemotherapy for 70 percent of women with the most common type of breast cancer. Learn More > 

National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers

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Events

3/24/2020

Treatment of Lung Cancers Learn More >

11/15/2019

Updates in Breast Cancer Management 2019 Learn More >

11/7/2019

Genetic Solutions for Cancer Learn More >

10/19/19

New York Run/Walk to Fight Lymphedema Learn More >

10/5/2019

Breast and Cervical Screening Event Learn More >

9/27/19

Updates in Treatment of Head and Neck Cancer Learn More >

6/28/2019

CME Event: Contemporary Management of Brain Tumors Learn More >

11/08/2018

CME Event: Screening and Diagnosis of Early Stage Cancers: The Best Defense is a Good Offence! Learn More >

10/26/2018

CME Event: Breast Cancer Updates 2018 Learn More >

07/11/2018

Montefiore Oncology Resource Fair Learn More >

06/03/2018

Melanoma Screening: Free Total Body Skin Exam Learn More >

05/19/2018

Free Cancer Screenings and Health Education for Uninsured and Underinsured Women. English Spanish

05/18/2018

CME EVENT: Updates in Thoracic Oncology: Precision Medicine at the Forefront Learn More >

11/18/2017

Medical Education Seminar: St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital Breast Cancer Teaching Day. Learn More >

11/9/2017

CME Event: Major Changes in the 8th Edition of the American Joint Committee on Cancer Staging System
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10/7//2017

FREE Cervical and Breast Cancer Screening English Spanish

10/6/2017

Breast Cancer Updates 2017 Learn More >

News

12/21/2016

Joseph A. Sparano, MD, on Early-Stage Breast Cancer: Findings on the Tumor Microenvironment

7/5/2016

Montefiore is Selected by CMS to Participate in New Cancer Care Delivery Model

2/9/2016

New Study Finds Interruption of Radiation Therapy Risks Cancer Recurrence

1/28/2016

Montefiore and Einstein Lung Cancer Expert Is Appointed To National Cancer Institute Board

1/28/2016

Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care received a 3-year, $750,000 grant from the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs

09/19/2014

Montefiore and Einstein Receive $3.4 Million NIH Grant for Cancer Clinical Trials

09/16/2014

Coldstream Laboratories Partners with CytImmune for Phase II Sterile Manufacturing

07/10/2014

Montefiore Medical Center Receives $75,000 Grant from Komen Greater NYC to Support Breast Cancer Program

05/29/2014

Investigators from Montefiore and Einstein to Present Data at American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting

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