Oncology Research at Piedmont Healthcare offers an exciting and growing portfolio of research studies and clinical trials. The goal of this initiative is to develop a comprehensive program of research activities including clinical trials, specimen banking, and investigations in complementary and support therapies. The Atlanta community is quickly discovering that:
Piedmont Healthcare is the only community hospital in the Atlanta metropolitan area that is a member of the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group.
Piedmont Healthcare offers over 70 research studies through the Atlanta Regional Community Clinical Oncology Program (ARCCOP), Georgia center for Oncology Research and Education (Georgia CORE), and groundbreaking pharmaceutical research studies.
Piedmont Hospital’s Cancer Wellness program has initiated a research initiative in complementary and supportive medicine.
Piedmont Healthcare is a member of the Pancreatic Cancer Research Team (PCRT), a multi-disciplined group of international researchers focusing on developing new therapies for treating pancreatic cancer.
Piedmont Healthcare participates in the Central Bio-Repository Alliance of Georgia-Oncology (BRAG-Onc), a statewide tumor and serum bank that supports basic and clinical research in oncology.