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1971 - Comprehensive Cancer Center established

The Duke Comprehensive Cancer Center becomes one of the nation’s first cancer centers to be established with the passage of the National Cancer Act. It is designated a "comprehensive" cancer center by the National Cancer Institute in 1973.

1972 - North Carolina Cerebral Palsy Hospital renamed

North Carolina Cerebral Palsy Hospital renamed Lenox Baker Children’s Hospital.