March 20, 2014

Last week, members of our campus community were shocked to confront a phrase associated with Nazi concentration camps spelled out in duct tape on the pedestrian bridge along the 21st Avenue South side of Medical Research Building III. Read more...

Diabetes study offers medication adherence options


Knowing when to take a medication, and what to do if a dose is missed, could greatly improve adherence to diabetes medications and glycemic control among adults with type 2 diabetes, according to a Vanderbilt study published in the journal Diabetes Care. Read more...

Virtual reality simulator hones eye surgery skills


Virtual reality environments are a common feature used in the aviation industry to train pilots, and now they're also proving to be a very effective tool in educating the next generation of ophthalmological surgeons at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Read more...

Match Day is tomorrow; live streaming available


Match Day is the culmination of four challenging and arduous years, and, in some ways, is the most exciting day of the Medical School experience. Students receive notice of their residency matches, beginning at 11 a.m. in Langford Auditorium. Read more...

With summer approaching, make children's camp plans now


Daffodils are blooming, redbud trees are bursting with pink blooms, and an adventurous few have broken out the Bermuda shorts. All are portents of spring but also signs that it's time for parents of school-aged children to organize summer plans. Read more...