October 25, 2012

Vanderbilt University Medical Center has been named the Employer of the Year for 2012 by the Tennessee Nurses Association (TNA). Marilyn Dubree, MSN, R.N., Executive Chief Nursing Officer, accepted the award on behalf of VUMC at the TNA's annual convention on Oct. 19, in Franklin, Tenn. Read more...

Initiative set to improve patient transitions


VUMC will undertake sweeping changes to ensure smoother, more tightly coordinated transitions from the hospital to each patient's home or other post-acute care setting. Read more...

Last Farmers' Market of season on Medical Center Plaza today


The Vanderbilt Farmers' Market will be today from 3 to 6 p.m. This will be last market of the season. Read more...

NPR correspondent Palca to deliver Discovery Lecture today at 4 p.m.


NPR News Science Correspondent Joe Palca, Ph.D., will deliver the next Flexner Discovery Lecture today in 208 Light Hall. Read more...

Get training to be a storm spotter Nov. 5


Vanderbilt will host a SKYWARN storm spotter training session at 6:30 p.m., Monday, Nov. 5. The session is open to all faculty, staff, students and members of the local community. SKYWARN is a program of the National Weather Service to train volunteer weather spotters. Read more...