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Smilow Hospital About

About Smilow Cancer Hospital

We Are Leading the Way

Smilow Cancer Hospital provides the very best cancer care available. Our hospital has an affiliation with Yale Cancer Center, the only National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated comprehensive cancer center in Connecticut and one of only 56 Centers in the nation.

This collaboration between nationally and internationally renowned scientists and physicians from Yale Cancer Center, Yale School of Medicine and Smilow Cancer Hospital enables the best approaches for prevention, detection, diagnosis and treatment for cancer.

We offer 13 specialized cancer programs, each with multidisciplinary teams of clinicians with deep expertise in a specific type of cancer. Our approach places patients and their loved ones at the center of the care we are committed to provide with compassion and support for every individual’s personal journey.

Hospital Overview

Smilow Cancer Hospital treats more cancer patients than any other hospital in Connecticut.

Our Community

Learn about the many ways we are giving back to our friends and neighbors in the community.

News & Media

Here you'll find our recent press releases, as well as links to articles and video segments about the hospital in the media.

Yale Cancer Center

Yale Cancer Center is Connecticut's only cancer center designated as a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute. NCI cancer centers are national leaders in cancer research, prevention, detection, and treatment.

Breakthrough 2021

Breakthroughs - 2021 Annual Report



Yale Cancer Center's magazine, Centerpoint, is written to inform the public and the Center's friends, volunteers, donors, and staff on current items of interest at Yale Cancer Center.