Investigators in the Harper Cancer Research Institute (HCRI) are dedicated to conducting innovative and integrative research that confronts the complex challenges of cancer. Our programmatic structure fosters multi-disciplinary cancer research by promoting interactions among research groups with distinct expertise and by training young scientists to work across scientific fields. Clinical partnerships provide key translational insight and strengthen the mission of discovery.
HCRI Mission Statement:
Innovative and integrative research confronting the complex challenges of cancer
In late 2015, former President Jimmy Carter announced that he was free of the metastatic melanoma that had spread to his liver and brain. In addition to surgery and radiation, Carter was treated with an immunotherapy drug, a new approach in cancer treatment that has a promising outlook.
The University of Notre Dame will attend the 2016 BIO International Convention, which is hosted by the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) from June 6 - 9, 2016 in San Francisco. Represented Notre Dame Research groups at the event include the Harper Cancer Research Institute (HCRI), the Center for Nano Science and Technology (NDnano), as well as Technology Transfer.
Please join us for an open house and auction on Tuesday, June 28 4:00-6:30pm at Harper Hall, 1234 Notre Dame Avenue South Bend IN 46617
- Tour the HCRI labs and learn about cancer research being done in the South Bend community.
- Meet Todd Lyght, 88' ND Football National Championship team and Super Bowl champion, and Reggie Brooks, …
SAVE THE DATE for RiverBend Cancer Services, Jazz Around the Bend!
Join us for a fun night at the Silent Auction Reception the evening before the tournament on July 31, 2016 from 6-9pm at Four Winds Field.
Be sure to come out and join Coach Mike Brey, alongside special VIP guest and legend Troy Murphy and alumni ND men's basketball players. The evening will include heavy appetizers, a complimentary beer and wine bar, and a cash liquor bar. Last year over $21,000 was raised at the auction with a variety of once-in-a-lifetime sports packages, experiences, trips and much more!