About us

City of Hope

We are dedicated to making a difference in the lives of patients with cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening illnesses. Our team of more than 11,000 includes researchers, associates, scientists, doctors, nurses, allied health professionals, graduate students, fundraising specialists, marketing professionals, volunteers and support staffall united by our desire to find cures and save lives.

City of Hope is dedicated to tailoring a combination of cancer treatments to the needs of each individual patient. From advanced genomic testing to state-of-the-art technologies and evidence-informed supportive care therapies that target cancer-related side effects, comprehensive services are delivered by a team of cancer experts. Our national network also includes many clinical care locations, offering consultations and other medical services in a convenient outpatient setting.

Inherent in our supportive approach is a commitment to personalized medicine, tapping breakthroughs in genomic testing, precision cancer treatment and other scientific advances to offer patients as many options as possible. Our oncologists, nurses and other clinicians offer a level of expertise that comes from working with cancer patients every day. Cancer treatment is our specialty.

Our vision

To conquer cancer and diabetes for people everywhere by integrating scientific discovery, clinical ingenuity and compassion.

Our mission

To make hope a reality for all touched by cancer and diabetes.

Our values

  • Trailblazing: We believe in dreaming big and being courageous.
  • Compassion: We believe all deserve love and caring.
  • Inclusion: We believe that we are always better together.
  • Integrity: We believe in doing the right thing.