August 30, 2016

Norton is a Nashville native and graduate of the Vanderbilt University Owen Graduate School of Management, and served in the U.S. Marine Corp. for a decade, commanding Marine infantry platoons overseas and overseeing the operations of 37 Marine recruiting facilities. Read more...

Services to be Thursday for professor of Medicine Gerald Schulman


Gerald Schulman, M.D., professor of Medicine, died Aug. 26. He was 65. Dr. Schulman, who specialized in chronic and acute renal failure, hypertension and plasmapheresis within the Division of Nephrology, came to Vanderbilt in 1988. He served as the co-director of the Vanderbilt Clinical Trials Center for 20 years. Read more...

Listen here: Schaffner appears on NPR's "On Point" today to discuss Zika virus


VUMC's William Schaffner, M.D., professor of Preventive Medicine, appeared live this morning on the national NPR broadcast "On Point." Read more...

Zeppos shares vision for "inclusive excellence" at Vanderbilt during Fall Faculty Assembly


Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos shared his vision for a Vanderbilt campus that stresses inclusive excellence through its people, places and culture at the Fall Faculty Assembly on Aug. 25. Read more...

Nursing Magnetfest is tomorrow


Nurses at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) are gearing up for "Magnetfest," a day of fun, festivities and prizes, as the institution seeks a third Magnet designation. Read more...

Piedmont Natural Gas and Children's Hospital create partnership for Christmas Parade; Kelly Clarkson to be Grand Marshal


Event proceeds will go toward Children's Hospital's Growing to New Heights Campaign, which supports the hospital's upcoming four-floor expansion. Read more...

Football opener to modify some car parking, Thursday, Sept. 1


With the game being played on a workday, some adjustment in parking and traffic flow are being made to accommodate the influx of fans to campus while hopefully limiting the impact on University and Medical Center personnel. These are very similar to modifications that have been successfully made at recent mid-week games. Read more...

Labor Day parking and transportation schedule announced


Staff working on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 5, should continue to park in assigned areas, with the exception of N Lot and Lot 127 parkers. Read more...

VUMC in the news


A roundup of a few recent positive stories from the press about Vanderbilt University Medical Center: Read more...