Gustave Roussy
The Institute Gustave-Roussy (IGR), the leading European anticancer centre, has a staff of 2,500 people whose mission is to treat patients suffering from cancer, conduct research and develop new therapies, and to pass on knowledge and know-how to the medical and scientific communities in France and world-wide. The 400-bed hospital with its 124 statutory physicians has over 11,000 new patients annually, 130,000 patients attend its clinics and 42,000 patients receive treatment.
There are 400 research scientists under the oversight of a scientific council, a therapeutic trials commission and a clinical research committee.