Delivering Cancer Care Safely

Cancer care can be complex. Many of our patients must come into our clinic for their treatment, even during the global COVID-19 pandemic. To protect everyone, the UNM Cancer Center has made our clinic and processes as safe as we can make them.

Learn more about what the UNM Cancer Center is doing to protect our patients, staff and faculty. Sorry, no visitors are allowed in the building. Learn more.

HSC Information About COVID-19

See the latest COVID-19 information from the UNM Health Sciences Center, including specific information for UNM HSC patients and the public.

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Our Innovative Research

Cancer research has benefits beyond just cancer prevention, diagnosis, and treatment. Our cancer scientists are contributing their expertise to the battle against COVID-19. In this video, David Peabody, PhD, and Bryce Chackerian, PhD, discuss their research, recently funded by the National Cancer Institute, to develop a vaccine against the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes COVID-19.

Cleaning During COVID-19

Stewart Livsie, UNMCCC Facilities Manager, has had to make changes to the facility cleaning protocols to assure a safe environment. In this video, Mr. Livsie describes how the UNM Cancer Center is protecting patients and providers from COVID-19.