Research Priorities - HICOR -Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research

Research Priorities

HICOR strives to reduce the human and economic burden of cancer by conducting innovative research in the following areas:
  • Financial impact of cancer
  • Cancer outcomes
  • Cost-effectiveness research
  • Pragmatic clinical trials
  • Economic assessment of technologies and treatments
  • Cancer policy
  • Value of information
  • Cancer care delivery research

HICOR co-director Dr. Gary Lyman explains how HICOR partners with care providers, insurance companies, patient advocates, drug companies and other researchers to untangle the financial burden cancer patients face through treatment.