Office Address:
777 PRB (6307), Nashville, TN 37232

Associate Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine

Education

MD - University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
MSCI, Clinical Investigation - Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
BS - University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC
Honors and Awards
Professional Highlights

After receiving her undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of North Carolina, Dr. Cardin worked for two years in a translational research lab that used gene targeting techniques to create mouse modeling systems to better understand human disease. After this invaluable research experience, she attended medical school at the University of North Carolina, and went on to match at NYU in Diagnostic Radiology. Dr. Cardin did her internship in Internal Medicine at Mt. Sinai Hospital in New York, NY, and this year of patient care led her to switch paths and she subsequently came to Vanderbilt University Medical Center to complete her residency in Internal Medicine. She completed her Fellowship in Hematology/Oncology in 2009, after serving for one year as the Carol and James O'Hare Chief Fellow.  She completed a Master of Science in Clinical Investigation at Vanderbilt in 2010.  

Dr. Cardin specializes in malignancies of the gastrointestinal tract with a research interest in phase I and pancreas cancer trials. She is an active member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Association for Cancer Research.

Administrative Contact Information
2220 Pierce Avenue
777 Preston Research Building
Nashville, TN  37232-6307
Phone:  615-936-3524
Fax:  615-343-7602
Administrative Assistant:  Shaina Gieg
E-mail:  shaina.e.gieg@vanderbilt.edu
 
Patient Contact Information
Henry-Joyce Cancer Clinic
1301 Medical Center Drive, Suite 1710
Nashville, TN 37232-7415
Appointments: 615-936-8422
Clinical Trial Information: 1-800-811-8480
Nurse: 615-936-8422
Fax: 615-343-8668

Research Description

After receiving her undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of North Carolina, Dr. Cardin worked for two years in a translational research lab that used gene targeting techniques to create mouse modeling systems to better understand human disease. After this invaluable research experience, she attended medical school at the University of North Carolina, and went on to match at NYU in Diagnostic Radiology. Dr. Cardin did her internship in Internal Medicine at Mt. Sinai Hospital in New York, NY, and this year of patient care led her to switch paths and she subsequently came to Vanderbilt University Medical Center to complete her residency in Internal Medicine. She completed her Fellowship in Hematology/Oncology in 2009, after serving for one year as the Carol and James O'Hare Chief Fellow. She completed a Master of Science in Clinical Investigation at Vanderbilt in 2010. Dr. Cardin specializes in malignancies of the gastrointestinal tract with a research interest in phase I and pancreas cancer trials. She is an active member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and the American Association for Cancer Research