The Sharett Institute of Oncology at Hadassah is a referral center for cancer patients from around the world
The Sharett Institute of Oncology was established at the Hebrew University - Hadassah Medical Center in 1977 as a national institute for the prevention, treatment, and research of cancer in Israel. The Sharett Institute of Oncology, which serves the population of Jerusalem and surrounding area, is a referral center for cancer patients from all over the world. More than 3,500 new patients are referred to the Sharett Institute each year.
Alongside the administration of standard cancer treatment, Hadassah physicians include patients in international clinical trials and develop experimental and cutting-edge cancer treatment approaches, enabling rapid and effective use of research outcomes to improve cancer treatment, diagnosis and prevention.