July 26, 2012

For the eighth consecutive year, Vanderbilt University Medical Center has been named among the nation's 100 "most-wired" hospitals and health systems for its innovative efforts in medical technology. The 2012 Most Wired Survey and Benchmarking Study was conducted by Hospitals and Health Networks magazine in cooperation with McKesson Corp., the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives and the American Hospital Association (AHA). Read more...

High consumption of vitamin E may lower liver cancer risk


High consumption of vitamin E either from diet or vitamin supplements may lower the risk of liver cancer, according to a study published July 17 in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. The study was conducted by investigators from the Shanghai Cancer Institute, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center and the National Cancer Institute. Read more...

School of Medicine debuts new model for medical learning


This summer, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine students began implementing a new, innovative, four-year education model called Curriculum 2.0. Read more...

Free ice cream coming on Aug. 8; dates for Tailgate and Turkey Toss announced


At Vanderbilt, celebration is an essential part of how we create community and honor the hard work and dedication behind all of our success. All staff and faculty are invited to participate in this series of events dedicated to celebrating their contributions. Read more...