HOSPITAL DE CÂNCER DE BARRETOS
The Barretos Cancer Hospital: excellence in preventing, diagnosing and treating cancer, it welcomes patients from all over Brazil, free of charge. Its differential is an internationally recognized far-reaching cancer prevention program that employs mobile units and an extensive network of satellite units. The hospital also houses the IRCAD Latin America, the largest laparoscopic surgery training center on the continent and one of the three largest in the world. The course rigorously follows the principles of excellence of the IRCAD – France, with an international and renowned faculty. The hospital’s other differentiating feature is the Palliative Care Unit, which offers humanized multidisciplinary treatment and whose objective is to provide patients with a better quality of life. Also worthy of note is the Teaching and Research Institute responsible for training professionals and researchers in the field of oncology throughout Brazil.