“We will be able to offer our region the very best care, close to home. This is why we want this affiliation for South Texas.”

– William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP, President

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UT Health San Antonio and MD Anderson Cancer Center

Giving to make lives better

Building a LEGACY for the UT Health Cancer Center

Welcome to the UT Health Cancer Center Community.  This new website experience is designed to help anyone who is interested in learning more about cancer prevention, detection, treatments, research and a cure, as well as the many opportunities available to get involved with the UT Health Cancer Center to better help serve San Antonio and all of South Texas.

We hope that you will take a moment to register as a member of our Cancer Center Community, which will enable you to enjoy the full range of benefits including e-newsletters full of updates on cancer-related discoveries and notices of upcoming public events at the Cancer Center.

The incredible physicians, scientists, and staff of the Cancer Center are here to serve you and our community, and this is one way we can give back.  Take advantage of your UT Health Cancer Center by registering today.

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Register now to join the Cancer Center Community and enjoy the full range of benefits including e-mail updates and e-newsletters, and the ability to update your personal profile information and access your personal giving history.

You do not need to register to make an online donation.  If you would like to support the Cancer Center's Critical Needs Fund, click here to donate now.  If you would like to support a specific cancer type or clinic, find customized donation forms by accessing the "Cancer Research" and "Clinics & Programs" links.

Gary V. Woods is the chairman of the board of the San Antonio Cancer Foundation

SA Cancer Foundation Pledges $17 Million To Cancer Center

"With this gift, the San Antonio Cancer Foundation want to provide some of the resources needed to help support this affiliation," said Gary V. Woods, chairman of the board of the San Antonio Cancer Foundation.


Anand Karnad, M.D., is chief of hematology and medical oncology at the UT Health Cancer Center

Essay: House call

Thirty-two years ago, as a hematology-oncology doctor in training at Boston City Hospital, oncology nurses were my primary teachers who influenced me the most about caring for the terminally ill.


Ed and Linda Whitacre

A Gift of Hope

A $1 million gift from Ed and Linda Whitacre will support the pilot cancer therapeutic clinical trials program at the Cancer Center as well as fund an education and awareness campaign to highlight the clinical trials and expertise available to patients battling cancer.


Larry Hedtke

Hard-working Karnes City rancher, Larry Hedtke, 65, had undergone chemotherapy, surgery and even a stem cell transplant. Nut none could stop his deadly multiple myeloma from recurring. Then his doctor suggested he enroll in a clinical trial at the UT Health Cancer Center of a drug called carfilzomib, and in January 2014, Hedtke joined the study through the Cancer Center’s Institute for Drug Development.

Today, Hedtke reports he is feeling great and closer to normal.


Survivor + Activist = Philanthropist

Annabelle Jones

In the summer of 1989 Annabelle Jones’ spirit was tested when she was diagnosed with breast cancer. Bravely, Jones beat breast cancer and believes research at the Cancer Center played a major role in her survival. Most recently, she made the decision to endow the Cancer Center with a bequest through her will to be used for breast cancer research. 


Family’s goal is to beat cancer

Harold and Sara McDonald

When Harold McDonald was diagnosed with late-stage pancreatic cancer, rather than “just get his affairs in order” as was suggested, he decided to fight the disease. With treatment at the Cancer Center, he was able to spend more quality time with his family and participated in many activities including walking his daughter down the aisle at her wedding.


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