The Department of Oncological Sciences

The Department of Oncological Sciences has creative investigators from a broad variety of disciplines who are focused on the genetic, biochemical, cellular, physiological, and behavioral underpinnings of cancer. Our goal is to better understand the disease in order to improve the treatment and prevention of cancer. We are committed to creating a fertile scientific environment and training the next generation of scientists.

Cancer Biology Training Program

Our Cancer Biology Training Program is designed to train skilled molecular and cellular biologists who will advance research on the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. Learn more


Building a diverse and inclusive group of faculty, postdoctoral fellows, students, and staff within the Department of Oncological Sciences is central to our mission of advancing excellence in cancer research. Learn more


Ramon Parsons, MD, PhD, is Chair of the Department of Oncological Sciences.  Read More

Contact Us

Tel: 212-659-5400
Fax: 212-987-2240

Icahn Medical Institute, Room 15-70
One Gustave L. Levy Place
Box 1130
New York, NY 10029

Oncological Sciences Events

Investigators present cutting-edge cancer research at the seminar series of the Department of Oncological Sciences. View Calendar