Excellence in Cancer Care

The MUHC Cancer Care Mission is organized around 20 interdisciplinary cancer care teams:

12 interdisciplinary teams dedicated to a cancer site:

  • Breast
  • Lung
  • Genito-urinary
  • Lower digestive
  • Upper digestive
  • Hepato-biliary
  • Gynecological
  • Head and neck
  • Hematological
  • Skin and ocular
  • Musculo-skeletal
  • Neurological

8 interdisciplinary teams dedicated to a form of cancer:

The McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) is a leader in providing specialized care to more than 1.7 million Quebecers from Nunavik to the U.S. border.  

Sixteen of our Cancer Care Mission teams have received the highest levels of accreditation from the Direction de la lutte contre le cancer.

Beyond our exemplary care and world-class research, the MUHC also provides cancer patients with unique services like our Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Program which eases the transition from The Montreal Children’s Hospital to our adult institutions, and Cedars CanSupport which provides guidance and support to cancer patients and their families.

Oncology Intro
Dr. Armen Aprikian,  MUHC Chief of the Cancer Care Mission

“The MUHC multidisciplinary pediatric and adult cancer-care teams are active in all major cancers as well as rare ones,” says Dr. Armen Aprikian, MUHC Chief of the Cancer Care Mission. “I am delighted that our exceptional performance is being recognized and I am committed to helping do even better.”