September 17, 2012

Jeff Balser, M.D., Ph.D., vice chancellor for Health Affairs and dean of the School of Medicine, will deliver the 2012 State of the Medical Center Address at 4 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 18, in Langford Auditorium. Read more...

Vanderbilt Health Affiliated Network serving more of Middle Tennessee


Vanderbilt University Medical Center and its affiliate medical centers -- Maury Regional Medical Center, NorthCrest Medical Center and Williamson Medical Center -- have created a new health plan of clinicians and hospitals which will allow employees at all four medical centers the opportunity to receive health care at any of the four institutions. This health plan will be called the Vanderbilt Health Affiliated Network. Read more...

Brothers' efforts in Lwala honored by the Peace Corps


The Peace Corps has selected Milton and Fred Ochieng' as this year's recipients of the annual Director's Award. The brothers, who are Vanderbilt University School of Medicine graduates and founders of the non-profit Lwala Community Alliance in Africa, will receive the award as part of the Peace Corps' Franklin H. Williams Award ceremony in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 20. Read more...

Vanderbilt Elder Care Fair to be Thursday, Sept. 20


If you provide some degree of care for anyone age 50 or older, you do not want to miss the Vanderbilt Child & Family Center third annual Elder Care Fair, Thursday, Sept. 20, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the second floor of the Round Wing of Medical Center North. Read more...