March 5, 2015

As of Thursday afternoon, Medical Center Orange Alert for Inclement Weather remains activated. Staff and faculty may refer to the Quick Reference Guide for instructions. Read more...

Study shows poor heart function could be major Alzheimer's disease risk


A healthier heart could prevent Alzheimer's disease, according to new research at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Read more...

Study reveals salt's role in infection control


Researchers at Vanderbilt University and in Germany have found that sodium-- salt--accumulates in the skin and tissue in humans and mice to help control infection. Read more...

Vanderbilt dermatologist tells how to protect your skin from lingering winter weather


Months of cold and sometimes icy and snowy weather can take a toll on our skin, but a Vanderbilt dermatologist says there are ways to protect it from the ravages of a lingering winter. Read more...

Changes to shuttle schedules posted to website


VUMC Parking and Transportation posts any changes to the shuttle schedule on its website when they occur. Read more...

Team Vanderbilt Spring Walk Fair set for Tuesday, March 10


Team Vanderbilt was created to combine all Vanderbilt-sponsored walks, runs and rides in one place to make participation easier. Upcoming events include the Free to Breathe 5K and the March of Dimes Walk for Babies. Read more...

Latest news from the VUMC Reporter is available online


The latest news from this week's VUMC Reporter is available at www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/reporter. Read more...