Quick Facts about Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center

Clinical Volume and Facilities - Fiscal Year 2011 Figures

Activity

  • 154,232  - Total visits to UI Health Care with a primary diagnosis of cancer
  • 31,372 - Unique patients treated with a primary diagnosis of cancer
  • 48,288 - Total visits in the Cancer Clinic
  • 3,615 - Admissions for patients with a primary diagnosis of cancer
  • 3,800 (analytic/non-analytic cases) - New cancer patients diagnosed at UI Hospitals and Clinics
  • 20,400 - Radiation oncology treatments delivered
  • 14,639 - Chemotherapy sessions delivered
  • 117 (106 adult, 11 pediatric) - Bone marrow transplants
  • 8,283 - contacts to the Cancer Information Service

Approximately $523 million of patient care delivered by the UI Hospitals and Clinics and faculty physicians.

Space

  • Cancer Clinic - 37 exam rooms, 3 consult rooms, 2 treatment rooms
  • 32 chairs and 8 beds in the chemotherapy suite
  • More than 146,000 net square feet of clinical oncology space
  • Center of Excellence in Image-guided Radiation Therapy
  • 74 inpatient beds on 3 units with a dedicated pharmacy
  • Adult Leukemia and Bone Marrow Transplant unit with 14 beds
  • 5 Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant beds and 26 Hematology Oncology beds

Research Activities and Facilities - 2009 Figures

NCI Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center

  • $74.2 million total annual cancer related research funding
  • $44 million in current endowments to support its mission
  • 221 open clinical trials for cancer patients
  • 3,289 patients enrolled in clinical trials
  • 189 Cancer Center members in 36 departments and 6 Colleges

Research Programs (6) - Cancer Center Support Grant

Core Facilities (10) - Cancer Center Support Grant

Core Facilities (4) - Lymphoma SPORE Grant

Roland and Ruby Holden Cancer Research Laboratories: Opened August 2002 with 33,953 gross square feet on four floors