Our mission and goals are the driving forces that unite and stimulate our diverse group of investigators, whose talents, strengths and resources lead to better research, better education and better patient care.


To create an expanding community of researchers and health professionals who conduct outstanding translational research, provide excellence in education and deliver high quality patient-centered care.

  • Foster excellence in transdisciplinary research
  • Translate research into the clinic to provide the highest-quality multidisciplinary patient care
  • Provide nationally recognized, interdepartmental graduate and postgraduate education and training programs
  • Expand an impactful comprehensive cancer control program in Indiana