Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Background 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 the hospital's site.
- 40.764083,-73.956027 1275 York Avenue
New York, NY 10065
- NCI Center:
- This facility has been designated as an NCI center.
- Mesothelioma Center:
- This facility has been designated as a mesothelioma center.
- Mesothelioma Treatment Section:
- Mesothelioma Treatment Section
- Clinical Trials: