September 19, 2017

Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt is part of a select group of health care institutions recently chosen to offer a new FDA-approved immunotherapy for a subset of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). Read more...

New Aetna accountable care product leverages strengths of Vanderbilt Health Affiliated Network


Aetna announces a new accountable care product, Aetna Whole Health-Tennessee, which leverages the strengths of the Vanderbilt Health Affiliated Network, a collaborative partnership of physicians, health systems, and employers in Tennessee and surrounding states. Read more...

Teamwork key to saving heart patient and her baby


As people in Middle Tennessee were experiencing the remnants of Hurricane Harvey during the early hours of Sept. 1, Catherine Hurt was battling another storm of her own. Read more...

New Vanderbilt Health Walk-In Clinic in Bellevue debuts Sept. 22


Vanderbilt Health is opening a new Walk-In Clinic in Bellevue on Friday, Sept. 22. The new facility joins a growing number of Vanderbilt Health Walk-In Clinics already open in Nashville, Brentwood, Cool Springs, Franklin and Spring Hill. Read more...

Trio of Vanderbilt scientists set for Discovery Lecture, Sept. 21


Three Vanderbilt University scientists on the forefront of research in cellular dynamics and cancer treatment will discuss their cutting-edge investigations during the next Flexner Discovery Lecture on Thursday, Sept. 21. Read more...

Download Hubbl for chance to win an Apple Watch


Hubbl is VUMC's new enterprise communication and task management platform for all things EpicLeap. In an effort to promote the regular use of Hubbl, the EpicLeap Team will be giving out 10 Apple Watches. Read more...

Daughter follows mother into nursing through VUMC Nursing Explorer program


"My mom has been a nurse for 32 years, and she's worked at Vanderbilt her entire life.I think just seeing her in her element here at Vanderbilt has helped me decide to become a nurse, because I watched her when I was little." From "VUMC Voice," the magazine for the Medical Center community. Read more...

Levi Watkins Jr., M.D., Lecture set for Oct. 10


This year's speaker is Levi Garraway, M.D., senior vice president of global development and medical affairs for Lilly Oncology, associate professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, and assistant professor of medicine in the Medical Oncology Service of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Read more...

VUMC in the news


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