Research & Education


The Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CTRC) is the only NCI-designated cancer center serving South Texas. We are a state-of-the-art research center with a focus on moving cancer discoveries in the laboratory into the clinic to save lives. As an NCI-designated cancer center, we have well developed research science programs aimed at conquering cancer paired with state-of-the-art cancer clinical care. We also offer a variety of educational opportunities at all levels from high school through postgraduate training. In addition, the CTRC hosts a number of community educational seminars on cancer, as well as professional conferences and seminars. CTRC is also the host organization for the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, the largest in the world for the disease.

The unique integration of state-of-the-art clinical care, breakthrough research, and a comprehensive approach to cancer awareness, prevention and education makes the CTRC South Texas' greatest asset in the battle against cancer. Join us, Choose life over cancer .


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