114 Rue Edouard Vaillant
94805 Villejuif

Tél. : 01 42 11 42 11
Fax : 01 42 11 53 00

Note HAS (French High Authority of Health)
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by HAS - French High Authority of Health
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of the patient Overall score
of hospitalized patients
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of patients admitted for outpatient surgery

European leader in the fight against cancer, first cancer center in France and in the top 5 worldwide according to the magazine Newsweek, Gustave Roussy is a treatment, research and teaching centre which treats patients with all types of cancer, at any time of life. Its expertise in rare cancers and complex tumours is recognised internationally.

Gustave Roussy brings together medical, scientific and technological excellence at the service of treatment of patients. Its internationally renowned experts have the ambition to cure cancer in the 21st Century and are working towards that goal.

Gustave Roussy is the largest cancer centre in Europe:

  • by the number of patients treated: almost 50,000 patients seen in consultation and/or hospitalization each year (including 3 500 in pediatrics) and 17 000 hospitalized patients
  • by its unique integrated research model: 40 % of patients are included in clinical trials,
  • by scientific production by its researchers: almost 453 publications in high impact journals (HI>10).
Number of beds and places
Number of employees
Number of patients treated every year

Types of cancer treated

Brain tumor
Digestive cancer (colorectal, pancreas, liver, stomach, esophagus, bile ducts…)
Childhood cancer
Gynecological cancer (ovaries, cervix, endometrium…)
Hematological cancer (leukemia, lymphoma…)
Neuroendocrine tumor
ENT cancer / Head and neck (oral cavity, pharynx, larynx, salivary glands…)
Skin cancer (melanoma, squamous cell carcinoma…)
Lung cancer
Prostate cancer
Kidney cancer
Adrenal tumor
Breast cancer
Testicular cancer
Thyroid cancer
Bladder cancer


Proton therapy
Targeted therapies
Hormone therapy
Interventional radiology
Bone marrow transplant
Intratumoral immunotherapy
Car-T cells
Supportive care

Training courses

Gustave Roussy Education, the School of Cancer Sciences founded with Paris-Saclay University, offers face-to-face and online training, thematic seminars (innovative therapies, cancer epidemiology, good practice…), prepares for specialized university degrees in oncology, pediatrics, surgery, interventional radiology, clinical sciences in care, clinical research, organization of care pathways…

Thematic seminars in medicine, pediatrics, immunotherapy, surgery, radiology, interventional imaging, endocrine oncology and nuclear medicine…
A Doctoral School of Oncology and specialized masters (Biology & Health – specialty Oncology, Market Access, Medical Radio-Physics and the Doctoral School of Oncology).

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