National Comprehensive Cancer Network

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National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) is an alliance of 31[1] cancer centers in the United States, most of which are designated by the National Cancer Institute (one of the U.S. National Institutes of Health) as comprehensive cancer centers. It is a non-profit organization with offices in Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania. Ronald S. Walters, MD, MBA, MHA, MS, from The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, is chairman of the NCCN Board of Directors.[2] It publishes the peer-reviewed medical journal Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.

NCCN Member Institutions[edit]

Experts from the 31 NCCN Member Institutions are recognized for dealing with complex, aggressive, or rare cancers.[1]

The 31 NCCN Member Institutions are:

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "NCCN Member Institutions". Retrieved November 20, 2018.
  2. ^ "About NCCN". Retrieved March 23, 2019.

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