Center for Research on Men’s Health opens at Vanderbilt

Archive, Articles | October 4 2016

by Jim Patterson

Work has begun at the new Center for Research on Men’s Health at Vanderbilt University, a university-wide research center with a two-pronged mission to promote men’s health and reduce health disparities.

“This important new center resonates with the collaborative spirit that is powering change across the Vanderbilt campus,” said Susan R. Wente, provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs. “Its outreach is already being felt by men participating in studies in Nashville, Miami and Flint, Michigan, and data from those experiences will go on to benefit men the world over.

“The center is a reflection of Vanderbilt’s deep commitment to interdisciplinary collaboration and discovery as outlined in the university’s Academic Strategic Plan.”  (Read more)