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A message from Dr. Beck

A message from Dr. Beck

Welcome to Fox Chase Cancer Center

Fox Chase Cancer Center’s Office of Academic Affairs is committed to providing students at all levels with exposure to and experiences with science and scientists. We dedicate ourselves to scientific excellence, innovation and dissemination of knowledge.

Our mission is to engage students and inspire a passion for science.


J. Robert Beck, MD,
Chief Academic Officer

Office of Academic Affairs
Fox Chase Cancer Center,
333 Cottman Avenue, Room C218,
Philadelphia, PA 19111

Tel: (215) 214-1490
Fax: (215) 728-2594




J. Robert Beck, MD

J. Robert Beck, MD
  • Senior Vice President
  • Deputy Director
  • Chief Academic Officer
  • Chief Administrative Officer
  • H.O. West and J.R. Wike Chair in Cancer Research

Dr. J. Robert Beck supervises the Office of Academic Programs, the Office of Research and Development Alliances, and the Institutional Review Board, as well as biostatics, informatics and information technology. He also chairs the Center's long-term strategic planning.