September 27, 2016

Johnson will discuss "Lessons and Other Things My Parents Never Taught Me." He is senior vice president for health information technology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, the Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor and chair of the Department of Biomedical Informatics, and a professor of pediatrics at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Read more...

C2HR to get security upgrades


Cyber-attacks - specifically phishing emails - continue to rise this year. Amid this heighted attention to online security, Human Resources and Information Technology (IT) are working together to give the C2HR system a security upgrade. Read more...

Volunteers needed for Flulapalooza, Oct. 11


Volunteers for non-clinical roles, including helping with patient flow, are needed for this year's Flulapalooza, Vanderbilt University Medical Center's mass influenza vaccination event, to be held Tuesday, Oct. 11, in a tent between Light Hall and the Veterans Administration Medical Center. Read more...

All three steps for Health Plus' Go for the Gold program now available


The Go for the Gold program includes three steps. Complete each step by Oct. 31 by logging into your Health Plus Health Guide. Read more...

From Vanderbilt Medicine: House calls to the homeless


Wednesday is clinic day for Vanderbilt psychiatrist Sheryl Fleisch, M.D. The day is packed with patients, many with multiple physical and mental issues. Fleisch is dressed in jeans, a long-sleeved Vanderbilt T-shirt and a fleece jacket. She wears hiking shoes and carries a heavy backpack. There's no white coat. No sterile hallway. No exam room. Her clinic is the street, and her patients are Nashville's homeless. Read more...

VUMC in the news


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