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 Partners in Discovery

Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center

Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center is at the forefront of new discoveries that help us prevent, find, treat, manage and cure cancer. But we can't make these discoveries alone. Our patients, caregivers, community leaders, donors, volunteers, and educators contribute their insight, time, and passion to advancing the discoveries that lead us closer to a cure.

No matter how cancer has touched your life, you are a key partner in our efforts to save lives and improve the quality of life for those with cancer. 

Proven Track Record

A leader in research, innovation and treatment. We are one of 49 National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers, dedicated to an integrated and patient-focused approach.

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Patients, Partners, Progress

Our patients and families are our most important partners in discovery – and the motivation behind our efforts to advance research and improve cancer care.    

Read their stories from Momentum magazine. 

Cancer Center News

Latest news about our research, patient care programs, outreach and educational events.

Radiation Oncology Survivorship Program adds telemedicine care

The Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center Department of Radiation Oncology is offering survivorship care in Clarksville, Tennessee, via telemedicine to patients after they complete curative treatment.

Solórzano named interim Department of Surgery chair

Carmen Solórzano, MD, professor of Surgery and chief of the Division of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, has been named the interim chair of Vanderbilt’s Department of Surgery.

Genetic balancing act

A recent study showing that protein called RADX helps regulate the process of DNA repair may help us better understand why some cancers are more or less resistant to certain therapies

How to help someone during cancer treatment

A cancer diagnosis can be scary. Friends and family are often uncertain about how best to support and help a loved one after a diagnosis. Here’s some helpful advice.

Featured Events

Spliceomics: Alternative RNA Splicing as a Major Driver of Tumor Heterogeneity and Untapped Molecular Targets in Precision Oncology and Cancer Disparities

13 September 2018

The Promise and Potential of Immunotherapy in Breast Cancer

20 September 2018

VICC Seminar Series: Deborah Schrag, MD, MPH

27 September 2018

VICC Seminar Series: Senthil Muthuswamy, PhD

11 October 2018