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

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