May 28, 2014

Dear Colleagues, As the warm days of summer approach, I have never been more heartened by the commitment and strength of the people at VUMC. The financial challenges we have been experiencing for 18 months are now being regularly reported by other health systems and media nationwide. Read more...

School of Medicine Spring Faculty Meeting to be this afternoon


The Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Spring Faculty Meeting includes the announcement and presentation of the School of Medicine's faculty awards for outstanding contributions to research and awards for excellence in teaching. Read more...

Vanderbilt allergist offers tips on managing dust and dander allergies during Spring cleaning


There's a place for everything, and everything in its place. As people across the country put this adage into action with spring cleaning, an allergist at Vanderbilt's Asthma, Sinus and Allergy Program (ASAP) Clinic says it's important to remember that when putting everything in its place, many housecleaners are likely to stir up the dust and dander winter left behind, and both can pose significant issues for allergy sufferers. Read more...

Family Night with Nashville Symphony to be Wednesday, June 4, at Centennial Park


The annual symphony concert on the lawn for Vanderbilt employees and their families moves to Centennial Park this year in a cooperative effort with the Nashville Symphony. The Nashville Symphony Orchestra will perform a rousing repertoire of music from Tchaikovsky to Cole Porter June 4 at the Centennial Park band shell starting at 7:30 p.m. Read more...