Dr. Nancy Davidson. Photo: University of Pittsburgh.
Nancy E. Davidson, MD
Division Head
Professor of Medicine

About us

The Division of Oncology's work bridges the worlds of basic science, clinical diagnosis, and the treatment of cancer. Our clinics cover each cancer type and have a strong focus in clinical trials of new diagnostic and therapeutic approaches. Our work is supported by a portfolio of peer-reviewed grants, industry sponsored projects, and research endowments.

Our stories

The department mourns the loss of Ollie Press, who died from complications from glioma, a brain cancer. He was 65.

An online tool is intended to help doctors, patients determine survival changes.

Dr. Oliver Press is the inaugural recipient of the Oliver W. Press Distinguished MSTP Alumnus Award, named in his honor.