June 7, 2013

Linda Norman, DSN, R.N., who for 22 years has spearheaded curricular innovations at Vanderbilt University School of Nursing (VUSN), will become the school's new dean pending Board of Trust approval, effective July 1. Read more...

VUH named among safest U.S. hospitals


Vanderbilt University Hospital recently earned an "A" Hospital Safety Score from the Leapfrog Group, placing VUH among the safest hospitals in the nation. Read more...

VU study identifies new mechanism for cancer development


Researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center led by a 32-year-old postdoctoral fellow have discovered a new mechanism for the development of cancer that is challenging conventional scientific wisdom. Read more...

LifeFlight receives multiple "Star of Life" awards


Vanderbilt LifeFlight, along with several other emergency agencies, received two Star of Life awards for their life-saving efforts at the annual Star of Life banquet, presented by Tennessee Emergency Medical Services for Children. Read more...