What we do

City of Hope is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of people with cancer, diabetes and other serious illnesses. Our mission is to transform the future of health care by turning science into a practical benefit, hope into reality.

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What diversity means to us

Diversity and Inclusion means a better place for our patients and employees. Our commitment to D&I creates an environment where different perspectives lead to innovation. This innovation can better help us make hope a reality for our patients.

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Our core values are

Compassion, Service with a Sense of Urgency, Integrity, Intellectual Curiosity, Excellence and Collaboration.

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Prostate Cancer: Moving Toward A Future Wıth Better Screening, İmaging

25/02/2016 06:00am | 6483 views

In 2015, only a handful of cancers can be declared highly curable. Prostate cancer, which is the most common cancer in men, is one of them.

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Breast Cancer: Tips On Returning To Wellness

18/02/2016 01:26pm | 7605 views

Breast cancer is more than a physical disease. It permeates a woman’s emotional, social and spiritual well-being. Here are some tips – from City of Hope’s “Return to Wellness” program – to help women regain a feeling of control.:

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Making Life Easier: 10 Tips For Breast Cancer Patients In Treatment

18/02/2016 01:10pm | 7604 views

From the moment of a breast cancer diagnosis, the emphasis is on treating the disease. But cancer support specialists say that by taking some surprisingly simple steps, patients can manage the physical and emotional side effects of chemotherapy and radiation.

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Liver Cancer Awareness: What You Should Know

18/02/2016 12:21pm | 7466 views

Although liver cancer is considered relatively rare, striking an estimated 33,000 Americans each year — mostly men over the age of 45 — it is extremely challenging to treat if not caught early.

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10 Easy Beauty Tips For Cancer Patients

18/02/2016 12:17pm | 6675 views

Celebrity hairstylist Jose Eber and actress and cancer awareness activist Jaclyn Smith are no strangers to the transformative power of a great beauty routine. At a recent City of Hope Day of Beauty event, they shared what they know, helping their team of stylists beautify and pamper more than 80 cancer-fighting patients.

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About the company

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City of Hope

Hospital and Cancer Research Center
Duarte, CA

Founded in 1913, City of Hope is one of only 45 comprehensive cancer centers in the nation, as designated by the National Cancer Institute. Our role as leaders in patient care, basic and clinical research, and the translation of science into tangible benefit is widely acknowledged.

Our community includes research associates, scientists, doctors, nurses, allied health professionals, graduate students, fundraising specialists, marketing professionals, volunteers and an extensive support staff. We are united by our desire to find cures, save lives and transform the future of health. Every discovery we make and every new treatment we create gives people the chance to live longer, better and more fully.

City of Hope continues to be a pioneer of patient centered care and remains committed to its tradition of exceptional care for patients, families and communities. Each day, we live out our credo:

"There is no profit in curing the body, if, in the process, we destroy the soul."​