April 25, 2013

Tucked in a data center in the basement of Vanderbilt University Hospital, a new computer the size of a large armoire, called a data warehouse appliance, is delivering a new order of speed to Vanderbilt clinical scientists as they search, filter, analyze and annotate the de-identified medical records of approximately 2 million patients. Read more...

Study takes "cool" approach to reducing heart attack damage


Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute is participating in a clinical study to further evaluate the safety and feasibility of rapidly lowering the body's temperature to significantly reduce the amount of damage caused by a heart attack. Read more...

Saturday's marathon to force road closures around campus


There will be several Vanderbilt-area road closures on Saturday, April 27, due to the Country Music Marathon and half Marathon. Read more...

This week's VUCast: How a student saves girls from violence, and more


How a student saves girls from violence; music stars sing patients' songs; see the Dores at dawn Read more...