January 29, 2013

In February, VUMC will give medical coding and medical records staff the ability to send administrative messages from within StarPanel, along with links to the medical records in question. Read more...

Pharmacology society honors Limbird's impact


Vanderbilt University's Lee Limbird, Ph.D., has received one of pharmacology's highest honors, the 2013 Julius Axelrod Award from the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. Read more...

Child and Family Center offers help for caregivers at One Stop Shop


Do you need help figuring out whether your parents are still safe living at home? Do you need help finding quality, affordable in-home assistance? Do you have questions about your Medicare options? Read more...

Gates Foundation grant aids pediatric nutrition research


Using a SmartPhone platform and a $100,000 grant from Grand Challenges Explorations, an initiative of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Vanderbilt Pediatric Surgeon John Pietsch, M.D., and fourth-year medical student Katherine Allen may revolutionize the way infants and children all over the world are assessed and treated for proper nutrition. Read more...

Nominations sought for 2013 faculty teaching, research awards


Nominations are being sought for the 2013 VUMC Academic Enterprise Faculty Awards in Teaching (School of Medicine) and Research (School of Medicine and School of Nursing). Read more...