The American Red Cross blood drive will be held Monday, September 22, from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. behind Light Hall. Look for the Red Cross Bus.
Appointments are strongly recommended to donate blood, and can be made online by logging onto www.givelife.org and enter sponsor code: vandy19.
Identification, such as a Vanderbilt ID, driver's license or Red Cross donor card, is required to donate
Right on 22nd Avenue. Left on Patterson. Right on 21st. Right on Children's Way. Right at 24th Ave. South. Right on Garland Ave. Turn right at the paved access road which is just past the parking lot on the right. This is not a marked road and is the access to the rear of Light Hall which is the 2nd building on the left. Park bus between VUMC Light Hall on the left and Veterans Affairs on the right.
Join Health Plus for Start! "Move it Mondays" - weekly walking group from 11:30 a.m.-noon.
Meet at Medical Center North Drop Off for a 25 minute group walk. All levels of fitness are welcome and participants are encouraged to walk at their own pace.
The CDC Recommends that adults get 150 minutes of physical activity each week. Leverage the power of social support to increase your activity. A walking group is a great way to get active together. Consider bringing a co-worker along and have a walking meeting!
Remember to record your activity in the Start! Activity Tracker!
The Gerald S. Gotterer Health Professions Education Research Day will be Monday, September 22, 2014 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., in 208 Light Hall.
Since 2009, Health Professions Education Research Day (HPERD) has celebrated and highlighted health professions education scholarship at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, School of Nursing, and throughout the Vanderbilt community. The 6th Annual HPERD is being presented in conjunction with the AMA Accelerating Change in Medical Education Consortium which Vanderbilt is hosting! A keynote address is featured from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m. by Mark Quirk, Ed.D., Vice president, Education Outcomes, American Medical Association, who will speak on developing master adaptive learners.
Register to Attend An RSVP is required for lunch.
Presented by the Office of Health Sciences Education and the Academy for Excellence in Teaching.
About Dr. Gotterer:
Gerald S. Gotterer, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Medical Education and Administration, Emeritus, joined the Vanderbilt faculty in 1986 as a professor of Medical Administration and the associate dean for Academic Affairs in the School of Medicine. A graduate of Harvard College, he received his medical degree from the University of Chicago. Dr. Gotterer was also awarded a Ph.D. in physiological chemistry from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. After serving on the faculty at Johns Hopkins, he moved to Rush University. At Vanderbilt, he was named senior associate dean for Faculty and Academic Administrative Affairs in 1999. Dr. Gotterer facilitated the implementation of the clinician-educator track in the School of Medicine, played a key role in modernizing the curriculum, clarified the faculty appointment and promotion processes and was instrumental in creating campus wide policies for conflict of interest. VUSM named one of its prestigious faculty teaching awards in his honor. His many contributions have enhanced considerably the effectiveness and prestige of the School of Medicine and the University.
"Synthesis, Development and Biochemical Characterization of Small Molecule, Isoform-Selective Phospholipase D Inhibitors and Photoactivatable Probes"
Robert Raymond Lavieri, Pharmacology (Professor Tina M. Iverson, Chair of the PH.D. Committee)
"The Importance of Phage in Antibacterial and Reproductive Parasitism"
Jason Andrew Metcalf, Biological Sciences (Professor Douglas K. Abbot, Chair of the Ph.D. Committee)
Ron Shapiro, best known as the sport agent for Baseball Hall of Famers such as Cal Ripken, Jr., Jim Palmer, Brooks Robinson and more, is teaching a free workshop at the Vanderbilt University School of Nursing. Attendees will learn Shapiro’s systematic approach to productive negotiation using the 3Ps: prepare, probe and propose. Whether dealing with people in your own organization or entirely different fields, Shapiro will teach participants planned and highly effective communication to reach their goals. Shapiro draws on his experience in the worlds of law, sport, health care and business and as an author of several award winning books including The Power of Nice: How to Negotiate So Everyone Wins -- Especially You! and Perfecting Your Pitch: How to Succeed in Business and in Life by Finding Words That Work.
It’s an exhilarating, effective, easy-to-follow, Latin-inspired, calorie-burning dance fitness-party™ that’s moving millions of people toward joy and health.
This med-paced step aerobics class offers more basic choreography and dance patterns yet is challenging and allows you to add our own advanced modifications for additional a greater cardiovascular workout (basic/int Levels)