MIAMI, Fla. – Today, Senator Rick Scott joined University of Miami President Julio Frenk and Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center Director Dr. Stephen Nimer at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine Campus to announce the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center’s National Cancer Institute (NCI) Designation. Read more from the University of Miami HERE.

Senator Rick Scott said, “It’s an honor to join President Julio Frenk and Director Dr. Stephen Nimer today to announce Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center’s NCI designation. This is an incredible accomplishment that will positively impact the lives of so many in Florida and across the nation. Throughout my time as Governor, I worked to make Florida the best in the nation for cancer research, and I’ll continue that work as Senator so we can provide all families with access to world-class treatment.”