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Clinical Trials

The Georgia Cancer Center houses a dedicated cancer clinical research unit that oversees the center’s own Phase I-IV trials and manages studies from throughout the medical center offered in conjunction with oncology departments such as radiology and gynecologic oncology. It also manages Georgia’s only minority-focused research program (NCORP).

Open-to-Accrual Therapeutic Trials

Program Highlights

Phase 1 Cancer Clinical Trials

Providing access to novel compounds to cancer patients, even those with very rare cancers, who would otherwise have few treatment options.

Minority focused research program

Georgia's only cancer research program focused on better access to clinical trials and cancer treatments for minority and underserved patients.

Discovery-driven clinical treatments

Offering leading edge research and compassionate care, investigating a broad spectrum of new diagnostic, prevention and treatment strategies.


Our heart’s desire is to Never Say No. We offer a complete array of clinical trials to help the improve outcomes for children with cancer.

Patient Testimonials

Our success is measured by our patients' satisfaction with the care they receive.

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Reducing the Burden

The Georgia Cancer Center at Augusta University is dedicated to reducing the burden of cancer in Georgia and across the globe through superior care, innovation, and education. Through unprecedented expansion, the Georgia Cancer Center is providing access to more first-in-the-nation clinical trials, world-renowned experts and life-saving options.