The Regional Cancer Centre (RCC),
Thiruvananthapuram, was established in 1981 by the
Government of Kerala and Government of India.
We are a comprehensive cancer centre catering to the
population of the State of Kerala and the adjoining parts of Tamil Nadu and
From a modest beginning, the Regional Cancer
Centre has evolved into an internationally recognized centre
for conducting a wide range of cancer research and providing
state-of-the-art facilities for cancer diagnosis, treatment,
palliation and rehabilitation.
The Regional Cancer Centre undertakes basic,
translational and clinical research and disseminate the
The Regional Cancer Centre generates trained
manpower for the region in various specialties of
oncology-medical, Para-medical and non-medical.
We organize cancer registries in modern
We work in collaboration
with other medical institutions, health service departments,
universities, aid agencies and other institutes of repute.
29 years down the lane, The Regional Cancer Centre stands
tall in the health map of Kerala carrying out innovative and pioneering work in
cancer control, treatment, research and training.