Translational Oncology

The Translational Oncology Program (TOP) is composed of physicians and scientists who have dedicated their careers to improving outcomes for cancer patients by combining the latest scientific discoveries with innovative and compassionate clinical care.  Our program partners with the other areas of the Cancer Center to bring scientific discoveries to patients while helping our scientists to remain focused on the most urgent needs faced by cancer patients and their loved ones.

Key Initiatives

Meet the Team

Meet the dedicated, multidisciplinary team comprised of doctors, surgeons, investigators and physician-scientists who work together to advance our understanding of translational oncology to further diagnose and treat cancer.


  • Urologic Oncology
  • GI Oncology
  • Experimental Therapeutics
  • Breast Oncology
  • Biomedical Imaging Research Institute
  • Nanomedicine Research Center
News & Breakthroughs

Read about our latest medical achievements and scientific discoveries.

Clinical Trials

Learn about the cancer clinical trials being offered.

Upcoming Events

Event Type


Shawn Lupold
Associate Professor of Urology and Oncology
Catherine Iola and J. Smith Michael Distinguished Chair in Urology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine


Dec. 16, 2019


Transprogramatic Research and Innovation Networking (TRAIN) Quarterly  Meeting


Early 2020


2020 Translational Oncology Program Retreat


Jun. 2020, post ASCO

Have Questions or Need Help?

If you have questions or would like to learn more about the Translational Oncology Research Program, please contact Program Administrator, Terence T. Cook, Jr.

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