March 4, 2014

Vanderbilt University researchers are collaborating in a multi-center, federally-funded project to develop ways to treat and prevent the highly lethal Ebola and Marburg virus infections. Read more...

Vanderbilt awarded $16.5 million agreement to determine how toxic agents affect human cells


Vanderbilt University has been awarded a Cooperative Agreement with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the Army Research Office (ARO) that is worth up to $16.5 million over five years. Read more...

Spring Walk Fair to be held Thursday, March 6


The campus-wide Team Vanderbilt Registration Walk Fair for the Spring will be held 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Thursday, March 6, in the theater on the second floor of the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt. Read more...

Yale's Lifton set to deliver next Flexner Discovery Lecture, Thursday, March 6


Yale University's Richard Lifton, M.D., Ph.D., winner of a $3 million, 2014 Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences for discovering genes and biochemical mechanisms that cause hypertension, will deliver the next Flexner Discovery Lecture March 6. Read more...

Health care workforce diversity forum set for Friday, March 7


Vanderbilt will host the 2014 Health care Diversity Forum, which has the topic "ROI on Healthcare Workforce Diversity," on Friday, March 7, from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Read more...

Jeff Gordon grant to help pediatric cancer patients cope with illness


The Jeff Gordon Children's Foundation has awarded $5,000 to the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt as part of its annual Promise Circle Competitive Grant Program. Read more...

From Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center's "Momentum" magazine: Center of Attention


Prostate cancer survivors step into the spotlight to take outcomes research in a new direction. Read more...