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Fast Facts

  • One of 49 National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers, and the only one in Tennessee that conducts research and cares for adults and children with cancer.

  • Member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), a non-profit alliance of 27 of the world's leading cancer centers who have come together to improve care for cancer patients everywhere.

  • Ranked #1 Cancer Center in Tennessee and 42nd in the nation, by U.S. News & World Report.

  • More than 300 researchers and physician-scientists in eight research programs.

  • A comprehensive team of more than 100 physicians with the depth and breadth of experience to design a treatment plan customized to every patient.

  • In addition to the Henry Joyce Clinic at The Vanderbilt Clinic, convenient community locations are located at One Hundred Oaks, Cool Springs, Franklin, Spring Hill, Springfield and Clarksville – with additional locations coming soon.

  • A wide spectrum of services support patients individual needs from diagnosis through survivorship, including education, prevention, screening, diagnosis, wellness services, hereditary cancer consultation, treatment, palliative care and survivorship.

  • Enhancing cancer care in the region through affiliate relationships with Baptist Memorial Health Care, Maury Regional Medical Center, NorthCrest Medical Center, and Williamson Medical Center.

  • Currently we are 9th in competitively awarded NCI grant funding with over $69 million; a total research base of over $142 million in research funding from public and private sources.

  • Privileged to serve more than 6,250 new cancer patients and deliver care for more than 158,000 outpatient visits each year.

  • At the forefront of promising new therapies, with access to over 150 clinical trials at any given time.

  • Nationwide leaders in cancer survivorship, with one of the only centers in the country with a comprehensive program for cancer survivors regardless of age, type of cancer or where they received their oncology treatment.

  • Developer of, an award-winning online resource for genetically informed cancer information, which has received visitors from over 200 countries/territories.