The Dobleman Head and Neck Cancer Institute has been created as a 501 (c) (3) organization to accomplish four interrelated objectives that – when combined – have the potential to change lives: This is a critical mission since more than 80,000 Americans each year are diagnosed with head and neck cancer. To make things worse, head and neck cancer is not easily discovered…until it’s too late. The research being done through the assistance of Dobleman Head and Neck Cancer Institute could lessen that pattern – with your financial assistance. Since 2001, the Institute has partnered with Creighton University’s Medical School to uncover and test scientific innovations for head and neck cancer patients and their families.