October 10, 2013

Get educated - explore the OE website. Open Enrollment for 2014 benefits is Oct. 16-31, and all benefits-eligible employees should enroll. Read more...

UCSF's King to deliver annual Levi Watkins Jr. Lecture, Tuesday, Oct. 15


The 12th annual Levi Watkins Jr. Lecture is scheduled for noon on Tuesday, Oct. 15, in 208 Light Hall. Talmadge E. King Jr., the Julius R. Krevans Distinguished Professor of Internal Medicine and chair of the Department of Medicine at the University of California-San Francisco, is the invited speaker. Read more...

We Care for Kids celebration to be held Sunday, Oct. 13


We Care for Kids is free and open to the public and includes a pumpkin patch, face painting, inflatables and more. Read more...

Heart transplant links donor, recipient with different blood types


Pediatric cardiac surgeons at the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt have performed the state's first ABO incompatible heart transplant in a 2-month-old patient. Read more...

Clinic creates path to better heart health for older patients


Thomas Kent has never met a stranger. He is quick to share tales about his time as a music manager in Las Vegas or to pull out one of his favorite one-liners. He says he's the only Quaker minister in town with a wife behind the pulpit to strike a "bada-bing" after each joke. What can be difficult about Kent is getting him to talk about his health. Read more...