September 19, 2017

VUMC in the news

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

Associated Press national reporter Mike Stobbe interviewed William Schaffner, M.D., professor of Preventive Medicine, about several vaccine issues.  

HuffPost senior healthy living editor Erin Schumaker and Marketwatch interviewed William Schaffner, M.D., professor of Preventive Medicine, for stories about the threat of mosquito-related disease in the wake of hurricanes Harvey and Irma.

A Wall Street Journal column by Lloyd Minor, M.D., dean of the Stanford University School of Medicine, about burnout among medical students discusses a program at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine to combat burnout.

Scientific American published a story this month quoting Yvonne Joosten, executive director, Office for Community Engagement, about the work done through VICTR and the new Recruitment Innovation Center to improve recruitment into clinical trials.