Mission and Values
Feist-Weiller Cancer Center engages in multidisciplinary, translational cancer research, provides patients cutting-edge treatment with access to national cancer clinical trials, and educates both physicians and the community about the prevention, treatment, and the science of cancer.
The Feist-Weiller Cancer Center team is committed to bringing life-saving discoveries about cancer to all of Louisiana and beyond. Collaboration between cancer researchers and treating physicians fosters a more comprehensive understanding of cancer. Feist-Weiller Cancer Center faculty:
conduct laboratory research and clinical research to discover better methods of preventing and treating cancer
provide adult and pediatric patients with state-of-the-art cancer care, regardless of their ability to pay
educate and train Hematology/Oncology Fellows, community physicians, and local residents about the most modern cancer treatments so all patients will receive the best possible cancer care
supply Louisiana communities with cancer screenings and education materials for prevention through Partners in Wellness, a unique community cancer screening program