October 22, 2013

Vanderbilt University's Betsy Weiner, Ph.D., R.N., senior associate dean for Informatics in the School of Nursing, and Mark Frisse, M.D., M.S., MBA, Accenture Professor and director of Regional Informatics, have been elected to the Institute of Medicine (IOM), the organization announced this week. Read more...

Institute of Medicine honors Clayton


Ellen Wright Clayton, M.D., J.D., the Craig-Weaver Professor of Pediatrics and professor of Law at Vanderbilt University, has won the David Rall Medal from the Institute of Medicine (IOM) for "exemplary" service to the institute. Read more...

Temple's Klein to deliver Discovery Lecture Oct. 24


Michael Klein, Ph.D., dean of the College of Science and Technology at Temple University, will deliver the next Flexner Discovery Lecture at 4 p.m. Oct. 24 in 208 Light Hall. Read more...

Theatre offers promise for youth with autism, Vanderbilt study finds


A novel autism intervention program using theatre to teach reciprocal communication skills is improving social deficits in adolescents with the disorder that now affects an estimated one in 88 children, Vanderbilt University researchers released today in the journal "Autism Research." Read more...

Open Enrollment deadline is Oct. 31


Open Enrollment is happening now and all benefits-eligible employees should enroll. It's the one time each year to review your insurance and spending account coverage and make choices for the upcoming year. Read more...