Give your patients more options close to home
We’re working to address Louisiana’s health care disparities and cancer mortality rates with improved access to cancer treatments and trials.
Incidence of Louisiana cancer mortality per 100,000 in Louisiana from 2011-2015, against national average of 488.5
The gap in reduction of colorectal cancer deaths between white women and African American women.
"The network gives us much needed additional support"
Mindie Kavanaugh, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, Feist-Weiller Cancer Center
“This is a big step in addressing health care disparities in our region.”
Scott Delacroix, MD
Clinical Trials Site Leader, LSU Health
"The network will begin to bridge the gap in cancer care for our region"
Augusto Ochoa, MD
Principal NCORP Investigator
“This platform can reduce the cancer burden for patients and families”
Manager, Clinical Research, Ochsner Medical Center
“This is an exciting opportunity to enhance collaboration and outcomes.”
John Cole, MD
Director of Clinical Research, Ochsner Medical Center
"It's rewarding to know I'm making life better for my children and grandchildren"
Clinical Study Participant
"Research participants get access to a new standard of cancer care"
Cyndi Knox, RN, BSN, MBA
Director of Clinical Research, Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center
"We're giving patient more options for advanced cancer treatment"
John Rowell, RN, MSN
Director of Clinical Research, Feist-Weiller Cancer Center
“With expanded access, we can really improve patient outcomes”
Eileen Mederos, RN
Program Manager, NCI Community Oncology Research Program, LSU Health
“Clinical research is a key part of our multidisciplinary approach to cancer care.”
David Hanson, MD
Medical Oncologist, MBPCC Principal Investigator