September 3, 2013

Twelve Vanderbilt University faculty members named to endowed chairs were lauded for their extraordinary academic achievements during an Aug. 28 celebration. Read more...

Vanderbilt Partners with TSSAA to provide sports medicine coverage at all championship games


The Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association (TSSAA) has partnered with Vanderbilt Sports Medicine and the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt to provide sports medicine coverage at all championship games. Read more...

Flulapalooza 3 to be Wednesday, Sept. 25


Vanderbilt University and Medical Center faculty, staff, students and volunteers will once again have the opportunity to be part of a mass flu vaccination event that two years ago more than doubled the current world record for the total number of vaccinations given during an eight-hour period. Read more...

From Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center's "Momentum" magazine: 20 Years


Over its 20 years, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center has grown and multiplied and grown some more, spreading into all parts of the University. It introduced new programs and resources, involving more and more scientists and clinicians and cultivating the highest level patient care, research and education. Read more...

From "Vanderbilt Medicine": "Robotics: Where Engineering and Medicine Meet"


In the foreseeable future, robots will be sticking steerable needles in your brain to remove blood clots; capsule robots will be crawling up your colon as a painless replacement for the colonoscopy; and ultra-miniaturized snake robots will remove tumors from your bladder and other body cavities. Read more...