September 25, 2014

This week's State of the Medical Center Address is only one of the important Medical Center speeches and events available for online viewing. Read more...

Half-marathon and 5K to close streets near campus, Saturday, Sept. 27


Those coming to campus on Saturday morning will need to use an alternate route. Read more...

Alexander's visit highlights efforts to confront Ebola


Don't panic over Ebola. But don't ignore it, either. That was the take-home message for U.S. citizens from a "mini-hearing" held by U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., at Vanderbilt University Medical Center on Wednesday with researchers and health officials from Vanderbilt and the State of Tennessee. Read more...

Study finds accuracy of lung cancer imaging varies by region


A new analysis of published studies found that FDG-PET technology is less accurate in diagnosing lung cancer versus benign disease in regions where infections like histoplasmosis or tuberculosis are common. Read more...

Latest news from the VUMC Reporter is available online


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