MD Anderson comes to New Jersey

November 2nd, 2013


 MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper
Two Cooper Plaza
400 Haddon Ave
Camden, New Jersey 08103

MD Anderson Cancer Center at CooperCamden, New Jersey

In September 2013, Cooper University Health Care and MD Anderson partnered to create MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper in Camden, New Jersey.   The new MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper brings together MD Anderson’s world-renowned expertise and Cooper’s regional leadership in a partnership that opens up a broader range of options for cancer patients in South Jersey, Delaware and the Greater Philadelphia region. Disease-site specific, multidisciplinary teams consisting of physicians, nurses and other clinical specialists work together to provide cancer patients with advanced diagnostic and treatment technologies, access to a wide range of groundbreaking clinical trials and dynamic patient-physician relationships.  MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper is the only accredited American College of Surgeons Academic Cancer Program in South Jersey.

Recent News Coverage


Top rated MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper opens, patient treatment to begin next week

Philadelphia Business Journal

There usually aren’t many positive phrases associated with chemotherapy treatment rooms. But for Dr. Generosa Grana, the 18-patient infusion center at the new MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper is “the highlight of the building.”

Get a look at the MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper (Photo gallery)

Philadelphia Business Journal

The MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper got its official unveiling Monday morning. It marks Cooper Health System’s most significant step to date to keep South Jersey patients in need of advanced care from crossing a bridge to get that medical attention in Philadelphia or elsewhere.

Ribbon cutting at new Cooper cancer center

ABC News Philadelphia

MD Anderson brings cutting edge cancer treatment, research and important clinical trials to our area that not only help local patients, but patients worldwide.


New Cancer Center at Cooper Hospital in Camden, NJ Set To Open

CBS Philadelphia

A ribbon-cutting was held this morning for a new cancer center opening in Camden. Cooper University Hospital board chair George Norcross (second from left in photo) said today that when a partnership with the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center was proposed, he was unaware of the center’s national reputation.


MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper opens with commitment to research, cancer prevention

The Star Ledger

George Norcross had never heard of MD Anderson Cancer Center a decade ago, when Cooper University Health Care began exploring potential partners for a Camden-based cancer center.


MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper opens

The Courier Times

The best cancer care “in the galaxy” has come to the city, Cooper University Hospital Chairman George E. Norcross III said Monday, when the hospital cut the ribbon on the MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper.

The $100 million, four-story center will open for its first patients next week.


Gov. Christie and prominent N.J. pols welcome renowned cancer treatment center

The Jersey Journal

Predicting it would put South Jersey on the map for offering the best cancer treatment in the nation, Cooper University Health System Board Chairman George Norcross today hosted a christening for the 103,050-square foot treatment facility bearing the name of its renowned partner, MD Anderson Cancer Center of Houston.


MD Anderson, Cooper officially open $100 million Camden cancer center

New Jersey Business News

The ribbon was cut today on the MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper, a new four-story, $100 million cancer treatment center in Camden.$100-million-Camden-cancer-center


Editorial: A ribbon-cutting for a cancer center as we think pink

New Jersey News

It was a pink-letter day for all of South Jersey on Monday.

Not only are we more than a week into National Breast Cancer Awareness Month — you may have seen those pink section fronts in the South Jersey Times the past two Sundays — but scores of officials were on hand as the region’s first all-encompassing, one-stop cancer treatment center opened in Camden.

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