Rights and Responsibilities

Markey Cancer Center Research Community Members are expected to:

  1. Contribute intellectual resources through collaborative engagement in cancer program areas, including basic, translational and/or clinical research.
  2. Serve on designated center program and review committees, task forces, etc.
  3. Participate in training programs, mentoring activities, seminars, journal clubs and faculty recruitment.
  4. Utilize MCC shared resource facilities.
  5. Represent the Markey Cancer Center and its programs both within the community and at national and international meetings in an appropriate professional manner.
  6. Provide periodically updated curriculum vitae and other information necessary for properly representing the status of Markey Cancer Center programs and participants.
  7. Provide periodically updated NIH biographical sketch.
  8. Acknowledge Markey Cancer Center Membership in cancer-related publications (e.g. footnote stating “Member, Lucille P. Markey Cancer Center”).
Markey Cancer Center is NCI-designated

The UK Markey Cancer Center was first designated by the National Cancer Institute in 2013 – a distinction that recognizes our extraordinary ability to provide world-class care for our patients. We are the only NCI-Designated Cancer Center in Kentucky and one of only 71 in the nation.