May 28, 2015

National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins, M.D., Ph.D., will deliver a special Discovery Lecture Thursday, May 28. His lecture, entitled "Exceptional Opportunities in Biomedical Research," will begin at 3 p.m. in 208 Light Hall. Read more...

Faculty and staff opinions sought during upcoming Pulse Surveys


Vanderbilt University Medical Center faculty and staff are encouraged to share their opinions through upcoming Community Pulse Surveys. Read more...

Research at U.S. academic medical centers faces threats to sustainable support: report


Unstable federal research funding and reductions in health care revenue for academic medical centers threatens to undermine the nation's biomedical research enterprise, and in turn clinical medicine, which the nation needs now more than ever. This is the conclusion of an analysis written by top officials of some of the nation's leading academic medical centers, including Vanderbilt. Read more...

Customers to receive credits for some Lync long-distance calls made in April


During April, Vanderbilt IT experienced an issue with the termination of some Lync long-distance calls that resulted in overcharges. VUIT has resolved this issue, and customers who were incorrectly charged will receive their appropriate credits in May. Read more...

Team Vanderbilt has information on upcoming walks and runs


Team Vanderbilt was created to combine all Vanderbilt-sponsored walks, runs and rides in one place to make participation easier. Upcoming events include this weekend's PurpleStride 5K to raise awareness of pancreatic cancer and the Tour de Cure to support diabetes research. Read more...

Latest news from the VUMC Reporter is available online


The latest news from this week's online-only VUMC Reporter is available at www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/reporter. Read more...