April 19, 2016

VUMC in the news

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

VUMC continues to be a national resource for reporters seeking to understand the Zika virus. The New York Times published a story providing advice about pregnancy in Zika zones. The piece quotes William Schaffner, M.D., professor of Preventive Medicine.

Another Zika story, focusing on birth defects, was produced by ABC News and quotes Buddy Creech, M.D., MPH, associate professor of Pediatrics.

The Huffington Post published a first-person piece on a family-centered C-section at VUMC, written by Jessica Turner of VUMC Marketing and Communications.

Bill Cooper, M.D., MPH, Cornelius Vanderbilt professor of Pediatrics and professor of Health Policy, was interviewed about peer-to-peer intervention by Health Leaders Media.