Institute for Cancer Research

Established in 1996, the Institute for Cancer Research (ICR) serves as the focal point for academic leadership in all aspects of cancer research and education within UNTHSC and for the surrounding areas of Fort Worth and Tarrant County. The ICR serves as a multi-disciplinary institute with programs in:

  • Basic cancer research
  • Translational cancer research
  • Clinical investigations
  • Prevention and control
  • Early diagnosis and treatment
  • Behavioral oncology research

The ICR stands as a collaborative effort, with membership composed of basic science, clinical and public health faculty from:

Additional Associate Members represent UNTHSC post-doctoral fellows, graduate students, and staff with interests in cancer.