About Hoag Family Cancer Institute & USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Care Alliance

Hoag Family Cancer Institute and the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center have developed an alliance to expand cancer care for Orange County residents. This new relationship aligns Orange County’s highest volume community cancer program with the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, one of the nation’s premier NCI-designated academic cancer centers.

The alliance, jointly led by Burton Eisenberg, M.D., Executive Medical Director for Hoag Family Cancer Institute, Grace E. Hoag Executive Medical Director Endowed Chair and Professor of Clinical Surgery, Keck School of Medicine of USC, and Stephen Gruber, MD, PhD, Director of the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center will enhance a variety of comprehensive site-specific tumor programs such as brain cancer, breast cancer, colorectal cancer, gastrointestinal cancer, gynecologic cancer, head and neck cancer, lung cancer, melanoma, prostate and bladder cancer and sarcoma, as well as expand access to leading-edge clinical research trials, only available at academic centers.