The Vanderbilt Interdisciplinary Prostate Research (VIPR) group is a team of researchers dedicated to improving care for patients with prostate cancer. Our group is comprised of members from Vanderbilt University Medical Center – Vanderbilt University and Meharry Medical College – Nashville General Hospital. Our researchers are experts in a variety of different fields, representing over 15 medical and scientific specialties.  We are dedicated to developing and supporting both basic and clinical research which will explore the biological underpinnings of prostate cancer, improve cancer treatment approaches, and advance supportive care for patients and their families.