The UCSF-John Muir Health Jean and Ken Hofmann Cancer Center at the Behring Pavilion is now open.  LEARN MORE >

Introducing the Jean and Ken Hofmann Cancer Center!

Leslie Brinkley with ABC7 News reports on the new Jean and Ken Hofmann Cancer Center.

The Behring Pavilion, home to the UCSF-John Muir Health Jean and Ken Hofmann Cancer Center, opened to patients February 2024. The 155,000-square-foot  Behring Pavilion, home to the Jean and Ken Hoffman Cancer Center, will offer patients the most advanced screening, treatment, prevention, survivorship services, research, and clinical trials available — all close to home — and will be the central HUB for an integrated network of cancer care sites throughout the East Bay, including Berkeley, Brentwood, Concord, San Ramon and Vallejo.

We are teaming up to conquer cancer!

John Muir Health, a nationally recognized community health system, and UCSF Health, a world-renowned academic medical system, are creating a revolutionary new comprehensive Cancer Network of practitioners.

This partnership establishes integrated care systems and a seamless medical experience that keeps the focus on what is best for cancer patients and their families — all in a convenient location close to home.

The UCSF-John Muir Health Jean and Ken Hofmann center program allows patients to receive extensive support through nurse navigator and survivorship programs, genetic counseling, wellness and nutrition, and more. 

Revolutionizing Cancer Care

More than 13,000 people in the East Bay are newly diagnosed with cancer each year. It’s time to meet this rapid disease rate and begin a new era of world-class, cohesive care in the East Bay Region to help loved ones and neighbors who are fighting for their lives.

The UCSF-John Muir Health Cancer Network is comprised of multidisciplinary teams of specialists with vast experience treating many forms of cancer including:

  • Breast
  • Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Head and Neck
  • Lung
  • Thyroid
  • Prostate
  • Uterine and Ovarian
  • Hematologic Malignancies
  • Sarcomas 
Amplify the Impact

The respective strengths and resources of John Muir Health and UCSF Health are complementary and synergistic, aligned in our shared values of exceptional and compassionate patient care. 

UCSF Health’s clinical and research excellence augments the outstanding cancer care that John Muir Health physicians and staff already provide. Together, we will offer state-of-the-art services in a therapeutic environment...close to home, where the support of friends and family can assist in the healing process.

Patients will receive the seamless expertise of specialists from both health systems, including premier genetic and international precision medicine professionals, extensive and holistic support networks, and compassionate personalized cancer services...without ever having to cross a bridge.

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