Resource and Education Center

The Philip E. and Naomi P. Lippincott Resource and Education Center (REC) is a patient and family learning center.

We offer accurate information you can trust to all Fox Chase patients and their families, people at high-risk, staff, and the public.

Our staff is here to help you learn more about cancer risk, prevention, screening and treatment, like clinical trials. If you need support services, we can also refer you to other Fox Chase departments and programs or to local and national organizations.

REC resources include:

  • Health educators onsite to help you
  • A listing of items in the Resource & Education Center can be found here
  • Visitor computers with internet access and reviewed websites
  • Interactive computer programs and DVDs
  • MP3 players and iPads, brochures, books, fact sheets and newsletters on health and cancer-related topics
  • Charging stations for your phones and tablets
  • Community resources
  • Information about other Fox Chase programs:

All materials and services are free of charge to REC visitors.

FourLocations at Fox Chase to Serve You

  • Robert C. Young, MD, Pavilion, 1st floor, main corridor, end of hallway near East Garage entrance (staffed by health educators)
  • Robert C. Young, MD, Pavilion, Women's Cancer Center (unstaffed informational area)
  • Fox Chase – Buckingham (unstaffed informational area)
  • Fox Chase – East Norriton (unstaffed informational area)


Monday-Friday, 8 am to 4 pm

Use our Contact Form, email your questions to, or call us at 215-214-1618.

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