The Stanford Center for Clinical and Translational Research and Education

Cancer Prevention Institute of California (CPIC)

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Carefully planned clinical trials test new medical discoveries for safety and efficacy, so that they can be used in everyday clinical practice and health decision making.


Looking for a Clinical Trial?

Use the Stanford Clinical Trials Directory and clinicaltrials.gov websites to discover the clinical trials being conducted here at Stanford.

The Cancer Prevention Institute of California (CPIC) is the Bay Area's leading independent, population-based research organization and is dedicated to its mission of preventing cancer and improving the quality of life for those living with cancer.

CPIC works to explore the causes of cancer, aid prevention, and ensure that cancer prevention and treatment strategies benefit all people. CPIC provides education about cancer prevention, treatment and survivorship options.

CPIC is a nationally recognized leader in epidemiological studies of cancer and is partnered with the Stanford Cancer Center in creating a comprehensive cancer research and community outreach enterprise in Northern California.