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Fact Sheet

Yale Cancer Center delivers the highest quality patient-centered care, achieves breakthrough discoveries, and trains the future leaders in cancer science and medicine.

Research Excellence at Yale Cancer Center

• Celebrating 45 years as Connecticut’s only comprehensive cancer center by the National Cancer Institute
• More than 300 cancer researchers on faculty
• 462,886 square feet of research space
• #13 in National Institutes of Health funding (YSM)
• #18 in National Cancer Institute funding
• $96 million in cancer research funding
• $49 million in funding from the National Cancer Institute
• 96 National Cancer Institute funded projects
• 17 members of the National Academy of Sciences
• 16 members of the National Academy of Medicine
• 10 Howard Hughes Medical Investigators
• 4588 cancer research publications; 1096 in high impact journals (July 2012-July 2019)

Patient Care at Smilow Cancer Hospital

  • The only comprehensive cancer facility in the Northeast, bringing together both inpatient and outpatient care in one hospital.
  • Connecticut’s largest provider of cancer care – treating more than 48% of the 20,000 patients diagnosed with cancer annually in the state
  • 13 multidisciplinary cancer programs
  • 168 inpatient beds, 12 operating rooms, 100 infusion chairs
  • ~ 400 oncology nurses on staff
  • 377,442 square feet of clinical space
  • More than 300 open clinical trials providing the most advanced cancer therapies, including a state-of-the-art Phase I Clinical Trials Infusion Unit for patients on phase I trials.
  • Specialty services – survivorship care, social work, prevention education, tobacco treatment, integrative medicine, pain management, Onco-dermatology service, Cardio-oncology service, support groups, cancer boutique, exercise & nutrition support, and such complementary services as therapeutic massage, relaxation imagery, Reiki touch, yoga, pet visitation, and art expression.

Cancer Care, Close to Home

• Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center at Derby
350 Seymour Avenue, Suite 6
Derby, CT 06418 • 203-734-1664

• Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center at Fairfield
111 Beach Road
Fairfield, CT 06824 • 203-255-2766

• Smilow Cancer Hospital at Glastonbury
31 Sycamore Street, Suite 202
Glastonbury, CT 06033 • 860-714-9170

• Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center at Greenwich
77 Lafayette Place, Suite 301
Greenwich, CT 06830 • 203-863-3700

• Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center at Guilford
Yale New Haven Shoreline Medical Center
111 Goose Lane, Suite 1300
Guilford, CT 06437 • 203-453-9192

• Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center at Hamden
2080 Whitney Avenue
Hamden, CT 06516 • 203-867-5622

• Smilow Cancer Hospital at Saint Francis
Saint Francis Campus
114 Woodland Street
Hartford, CT 06105 • 860-714-4680

• Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center at North Haven
6 Devine Street
North Haven, CT 06473 • 203-407-8002

• Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center at Old Saybrook
Old Saybrook Medical Center
633 Middlesex Turnpike
Old Saybrook, CT 06475 • 203-453-9192

• Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center at Orange
Spring Brook Common
240 Indian River Road, Building A, Suite 1A
Orange, CT 06477 • 203-795-1664

• Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center at Torrington
200 Kennedy Drive
Torrington, CT 06790 • 860-482-5384

• Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center at Trumbull
Park Avenue Medical Center
5520 Park Avenue, Garden Level
Trumbull, CT 06611 • 203-502-8400

• Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center at Waterbury
1075 Chase Parkway, Suite B
Waterbury, CT 06708 • 203-755-6311

• Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center at Waterford
230 Waterford Parkway South
Waterford, CT 06385 • 860-444-3744

• Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center at Westerly (Rhode Island)
25 Wells Street, 2nd Floor
Westerly, RI 02891 • 401-656-4950

Yale Cancer Center is supported in part by NIH Research Grant, No. P30CA016359, from the National Cancer Institute.