Barbara Murphy

Courage Unmasked supports head and neck cancer patients

Charlie Haller had never smoked or used chewing tobacco and wasn’t a heavy drinker, so the 41-year-old Lyles, Tennessee, man wasn’t thinking about cancer when a mass developed on the side of his neck.

Jie Deng (Daniel Dubois/Vanderbilt)

New faculty: Jie Deng’s care for patients inspires lymphedema research