About Us


The people of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) are united by a singular purpose: to find a cure for cancer. Our specialized care teams provide personalized, compassionate, expert care to patients of all ages. Informed by basic research done at our Sloan Kettering Institute, scientists across MSK collaborate to conduct innovative translational and clinical research that is driving a revolution in our understanding of cancer as a disease and improving the ability to prevent, diagnose, and treat it. MSK is dedicated to training the next generation of scientists and clinicians, who go on to pursue our mission at MSK and around the globe. One of the world’s most respected comprehensive centers devoted exclusively to cancer, we have been recognized as one of the top two cancer hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report for more than 30 years.

Memorial Sloan Kettering was founded in 1884, and today is a world leader in patient care, research, and educational programs.
Learn about the leadership teams fostering exceptional patient care, innovative research, and outstanding educational opportunities at Memorial Sloan Kettering.
Innovative collaborations across the healthcare industry are allowing us to contribute to improved quality of cancer care for people everywhere.
Carol Brown,gynecologic oncologist, at community health fair in Harlem
We offer an array of programs designed to educate patients, their families, caregivers, and community members about cancer-related topics.
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Our three pillars – patient care, scientific research and education – supported extraordinary progress in 2021. Learn about just some of our achievements in this Annual Report.
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