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Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer CenterBackground Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC) was founded in 1884 in Upper West Side as the New York Cancer Hospital by a group of philanthropists that included the Astor family. With a donation from John D. Rockefeller, Jr., the hospital moved to its present location in 1939. A new hospital building was constructed in the early 1970s and still stands today. Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center derives it name from two former General Motors executives, Alfred P. Sloan and Charles F. Kettering.  In [...] For more information please visit


1275 York Avenue
New York, NY 10065


NCI Center:
This facility has been designated as an NCI center.
Mesothelioma Center:
iconThis facility has been designated as a mesothelioma center.
Mesothelioma Treatment Section:
Mesothelioma Treatment Section
Clinical Trials: