CCE Gynecologic Oncology: M.D. Anderson by the numbers

February 19, 2009

The numbers behind the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center's Gynecologic Oncology Department

The following data were evaluated to determine the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center’s standing as a Clinical Center of Excellence for gynecologic oncology:

1946 – Department founded

27 – Faculty

20,000 – Patient visits annually

78 – Number of research protocols

52 – Number of international patient referrals

$52.7 million – Grant awarded by the National Cancer Institute in 2008 for 19 M.D. Anderson cancer research programs, including gynecologic oncology