May 17, 2016

VUMC in the news

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

All local news outlets covered this past weekend’s Iroquois Steeplechase. Here is WTVF News Channel 5’s story.

An ABC News story about how poisoning of children with e-cigarettes is becoming more common quoted Hilary Tindle, M.D., MPH, William Anderson Spickard Jr. Professor of Medicine.

William Cooper, M.D., MPH, Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor of Pediatrics and professor of Health Policy, was interviewed for a WTVF News Channel 5 story about the need to encourage physicians who have emotional problems or depression to seek help.

USA Today’s High School Sports section quoted Alex Diamond, D.O., MPH, assistant professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, in a story about hazing being common in sports.