March 13, 2014

Support for Medical Center Operations is now named Health Informatics Technologies and Services or HITS. The group's tagline is "Powering Care, Discovery and Learning." Read more...

Upcoming events bring crucial support to Shade Tree Clinic


The Shade Tree Trot has come a long way since it sauntered onto Nashville's 5K scene in 2004. This year's event is set for Saturday, March 29. Read more...

New procedural unit at VPH enhances brain stimulation options


Vanderbilt Behavioral Health (VBH) opened a neuromodulation suite this week for two brain stimulation procedures that can offer relief to patients diagnosed with disabling psychiatric conditions when psychotherapy and medications don't work or aren't advised. Read more...

Diabetes researchers track cells' ability to regenerate


Vanderbilt University scientists have found evidence that the insulin-secreting beta cells of the pancreas, which are either killed or become dysfunctional in the two main forms of diabetes, have the capacity to regenerate. Read more...