October 1, 2013

During the past few days, the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) has received communication from varying federal agencies regarding their operational plans in the event of a federal governmental shutdown. Read more...

State of Medical Center address to be tomorrow at 4 p.m.


Jeff Balser, M.D., Ph.D., vice chancellor for Health Affairs and dean of the School of Medicine, will deliver the 2013 State of the Medical Center Address at 4 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 2, in Langford Auditorium. Read more...

Grant broadens graduate, postdoc training programs


Vanderbilt University Medical Center has received a five-year, $1.2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop "bold and innovative approaches to broaden graduate and postdoctoral training." Read more...

Noted science writer Zimmer set for Discovery Lecture, Thursday, Oct. 3


Award-winning New York Times science writer and columnist Carl Zimmer will deliver the next Flexner Discovery Lecture on Thursday, Oct. 3, on setting science "right" when it goes "wrong." Read more...