Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center


News And Blog


HICCC Announcements

Help Fight Breast Cancer with Avenue Q!

Purchase tickets between October 16-30.

Immunotherapy: New Hope For Patients With Advanced Lung Cancer

Dr. Naiyer Rizvi's groundbreaking research published in the March 12 online issue of Science.

Dr. Emerson Explains the Connection Between Stem Cell Mutations and Leukemia

Watch the video on OncLive.

Bone Stem Cells Shown To Regenerate Bones And Cartilage In Adult Mice

The discovery is reported in the online issue of the journal Cell.

Coming Up:

Go Pink Volleyball Match!

Please join us next Saturday, Octoer 24th at 2pm. All donations will support the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center's Breast Cancer Program.



Patient Care

HICCC is dedicated to state-of-the-art cancer research that fosters the interaction of basic scientists with clinicians to develop new approaches to detection, identification of new targets for therapy. more...

Clinical Trials

The Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center offers access to cutting-edge clinical trials. For information about these trials please call (646) 317-0540. more...


The Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center is home to more than 200 cancer center members. Researchers are organized into eight research programs, and the Cancer Center supports 12 shared resources to facilitate research. more...


For those interested in pursuing a career in cancer research, the HICCC offers Columbia University-affiliated training programs in the areas of basic laboratory research, epidemiology and public health, and clinical science. more...