Mission, Vision & Guiding Principles

OUR VISION

Our discoveries here will end cancer everywhere.

OUR MISSION

Working together, we empower innovation and discovery in prevention, research and clinical care to reduce the burden of cancer for our patients, our community, and the world.

GUIDING PRINCIPLES

We drive collaboration across disciplines to bring personalized and comprehensive care directly to our patients.

We are the engine of innovation and discovery in cancer prevention, research and care at Columbia.

We empower research from bench to bedside and back again.

We celebrate our diverse community as a unique characteristic that defines our cancer center.

We build a culture of compassion and respect, making HICCC a place where people want to come.