January 17, 2013

Cheryl Laffer, M.D., Ph.D., professor of Medicine, is the new director of the Hypertension Service within the Division of Clinical Pharmacology. Read more...

Study helps define pancreatic cancer's cellular origins


Pancreatic cancer, usually diagnosed at an advanced stage, is particularly deadly, with fewer than 5 percent of patients surviving five years after diagnosis. Developing early detection methods and new treatments requires understanding how the cancer begins and progresses. Read more...

New app takes emergency medicine information mobile


A Vanderbilt Emergency Medicine physician has created an application for smart phones and tablets to help emergency care providers stay on top of the latest research and newest treatment techniques. Read more...

Vanderbilt Weight Workshop to hold orientation, Tues, Jan. 22


The Vanderbilt Dayani Center for Health and Wellness, in conjunction with Vanderbilt's Health Plus Faculty and Staff Wellness Program, offers a holistic approach to promoting healthy nutrition, motivation, physical activity, empowerment and well-being. Read more...

Get discount on Vanderbilt Baseball season tickets


Faculty and staff can get a discount on season tickets for the Vanderbilt baseball team's upcoming season. Read more...

This week's VUCast: Eat more, lose weight


This Week on VUCast, Vanderbilt's online newscast: Eat more, lose weight. A Vanderbilt nutritionist shows how it works. Plus: anger in the court: why ticked off judges may be better judges; and what inspires some of our professors to teach. Read more...