Blum Cancer Resource Room

The Maxwell V. Blum Cancer Resource Room at the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center provides cancer patients and their families with information and resources for living with cancer.

The Maxwell V. Blum Cancer Resource Room

The Maxwell V. Blum Cancer Resource Room’s experienced clinical staff are here to listen and help you find answers to your questions. Visit us for information to help you make decisions about your care. We offer print publications, DVDs, relaxation CDs and access to medical journals. We are a place you can relax, work on a puzzle or enjoy our weekly Take a Break with other patients and families.

  • Visit us in the Yawkey Center for Outpatient Care, Suite 8C or call us with your questions at 617-724-1822 (toll-free at 866-724-6737). We can mail information to you.
  • Not sure which Cancer Center service will best meet your needs? We can help.
  • Learn more about cancer types and topics


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