Skip to Content

Summer/Fall 2022 Issue

Momentum: Moving toward a future without cancer.

  • Friendly Face

    Charlotte Ladd is ‘once in a lifetime’ volunteer

    Read More
    Friendly Face
  • Outreach

    Vanderbilt-Ingram Engages Far Beyond Clinic Walls to Listen and Meet Community Needs

    Read More
  • Cracking the Colon Cancer Conundrum

    Researchers reflect on 20 years of successes

    Read More
    Cracking the Colon Cancer  Conundrum
  • Hidden Risks

    Researchers seek reasons behind breast cancer disparities

    Read More
    Hidden Risks


My Story

For 51 years, life had been pretty easy. I’ve lived a very average, comfortable and ordinary life. Not boring, just ordinary. Not perfect, but happy and content. I grew up in Green Bay, Wisconsin, a nice, safe small town with good Midwestern values, with my parents and older brother. Whether it was life challenges thrown […]


Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC) physicians are leading two landmark clinical trials that have the potential to greatly expand care options for people with colorectal cancer.  One offers a new option for metastatic colorectal cancer that has not responded to existing treatments. The other could bring about a paradigm shift in how rectal cancer is treated […]