Vanderbilt's Open Enrollment period for 2015 benefits will happen October 15-31, 2014.
Open Enrollment is the time each year when all benefits-eligible Vanderbilt employees can select or make changes to important benefit programs.
Selections made during Open Enrollment will be effective January 1-December 31, 2015, unless you have a qualifying event such as marriage, divorce or the birth or adoption of a child.
Functional Neurosurgery - Trigeminal Neuralgia, DBS, and Epilepsy/Seizure Management
From October 1 to November 12, the Eskind Biomedical Library will host a traveling exhibit entitled "Harry Potter’s World: Renaissance Magic, Science and Medicine."
This exhibition will explore the foundations of Harry Potter's world in Renaissance science using materials from the National Library of Medicine and Renaissance-era medical books from Eskind’s History of Medicine Collection. The exhibit will be open Monday through Friday from 9:00 to 5:30, and is open to members of the Vanderbilt community and the Nashville community at large.
For more information please visit our website at: www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/diglib/sc_diglib/harry_potter/index.html or call Chris Ryland at: email@example.com 936-1406, or Jim Thweatt at: firstname.lastname@example.org 936-1408.
Setting up labs, cores and work groups for collaboration
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The Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center Seminar Series welcomes Scott D. Ramsey, MD, Ph.D. on 10/30/14 at 12-1 p.m. presenting a lecture titled "Financial Toxicity: An Emerging Concept and Consequence of Cancer Care".
Dr. Ramsey is the Director of the Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research, Public Health Sciences at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA. He is also the Adjunct Professor in the Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA. Please plan to attend!
This is an interval training class that combines aerobic exercise with strength training. Students use props including handheld weights, steps, Bosu, balance.
An Occupational Health nurse will be available at 3401 West End Ave., Suite 747 from 1:45 - 2:45 p.m. on October 30, 2014 to provide flu shots to all Vanderbilt faculty, staff and volunteers.
This is the last day for the Vanderbilt Farmers' Market located on the Medical Center Plaza.
The Vanderbilt Farmers’ Market is a collaboration between Health Plus and the Nashville Farmers' Market. See you there! Health Plus is part of Faculty/Staff Health & Wellness. For questions, contact Health Plus at (615) 343-8943.
An Occupational Health nurse will be available at at 2525 West End, Conference Room 531-B from 3:15 - 4:15 p.m. on October 30, 2014 to provide flu shots to all Vanderbilt faculty, staff and volunteers.
Free and Open to the Public
Location: Light Hall (Google map of this location)
"CellNet: Enhancing Cellular Engineering through Network Biology"
Presenter: George Q. Daley, M.D., Ph.D., Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Investigator, HHMI, Member, Institute of Medicine
For more information regarding prior lectures, featured speaker and upcoming speakers, click on http://www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/discoveryseries/.
Hosted by: Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP)
In conjunction with the Eskind Biomedical Library's exhibit "Harry Potter's World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine" (ongoing through Nov. 12), Professor Holly Tucker will give a lecture entitled "Straunge Secretes: A Field Guide to Renaissance Medicine and Science."
Holly Tucker is Professor of French Studies (Arts & Science) and Professor of Biomedical Ethics & Society (School of Medicine). She is also a recipient of Vanderbilt's Chancellor's Award for Research.
Tucker is the author of Blood Work: A Tale of Medicine & Murder in the Scientific Revolution and Pregnant Fictions: Childbirth & the Fairy Tale in Early-Modern France. Her next book (City of Light, City of Poison) is under contract with W.W. Norton.