June 12, 2012

Representatives from Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Meharry Medical College and the Tennessee Department of Health (TDH) unveiled the findings of the report, the most recent study of the overall state of men's health in Tennessee. Read more...

Wright Pinson interviewed by Mary Yarbrough for 200th edition of Health & Wellness Wellcast


In this week's Wellcast, the 200th in the series, Mary Yarbrough, M.D., MPH, executive director of Faculty/Staff Health and Wellness, talks with C. Wright Pinson, MBA, M.D., deputy vice chancellor for Health Affairs and CEO of the Vanderbilt Health System, about the individual and organizational value of leading a physically active lifestyle. Read more...

Vanderbilt-led study identifies genes linked to resistance to breast cancer chemotherapy


A study led by Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC) investigators has identified a gene expression pattern that may explain why chemotherapy prior to surgery isn't effective against some tumors and suggests new therapy options for patients with specific subtypes of breast cancer. Read more...