Comprehensive Cancer Center at Rhode Island, The Miriam, and Newport hospitals
is an active clinical trials site, committed to providing patients with the
latest protocols. Our patients have access to groundbreaking new
immunotherapies and other new and emerging cancer treatments at various stages
of diagnosis and across many cancer types.
treatments include the latest chemotherapy, biologic agents, radiation
oncology, surgery, and image-guided procedures. Many of these are not available
elsewhere in New England.
Comprehensive Cancer Center physicians also actively participate in the Brown
University Oncology Group (BrUOG), a unique regional clinical trials network
that provides highly innovative approaches to cancer care.
COBRE Center for Cancer Research
Development (CCRD) is the only
hospital-based center for cancer research in Rhode Island that is funded by the
National Institutes of Health. Science research conducted at this center is
used to design and implement novel diagnostic and treatment protocols
benefiting patients in the Comprehensive Cancer Center and the community at