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Interdisciplinary Effort

Tumor TeamThe highly trained physicians at the Preston A. Wells Jr. Center take a patient-centered approach to care. Because no two individuals respond in the same way to any treatment, the multidisciplinary team of specialists provides highly individualized diagnostics and treatment plans. The ultimate goal is to provide the optimal patient experience. Collaborators from many areas are focused on leading the way in research breakthroughs.

Weekly, experts from many different departments will gather to discuss specific cases during a tumor board meeting. During this meeting, doctors and scientists will discuss best treatment options, new techniques and surgical interventions and possible inclusion into research studies in which progressive treatments can be tried.

Our interdisciplinary team includes experts from various departments throughout UF Health.

  • Medical neuro-oncology
  • Neurosurgical oncology
  • Radiation oncology
  • Neuroradiology
  • Neuropathology
  • Patient support services and quality management
  • Clinical trial operations and immunomonitoring
  • Brain tumor research
  • Clinical and research imaging core
  • Biostatistics and informatics
  • Data and safety monitoring
  • Financial management
  • cGMP processing
  • Clinical administration
  • Development and planning

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