June 19, 2014

Two veteran faculty members are assuming new roles as associate deans within Vanderbilt University School of Medicine's Office of Faculty Affairs. Steven Meranze, M.D., will become an associate dean for Faculty Affairs, and John Penn, Ph.D., will be promoted from assistant dean to associate dean. Read more...

Telethon raises more than $2 million for Children's Hospital


The annual Children's Miracle Network Hospital Telethon raised more than $2 million on June 1. All proceeds benefit the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, the local Children's Miracle Network hospital. Read more...

Teleneurology services at Williamson Medical Center see success


A new telemedicine partnership between Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) and Williamson Medical Center (WMC) is allowing more patients with acute neurological conditions to stay in their community. Read more...

VICC researchers in spotlight at national cancer conference


Early research suggests patients with advanced melanoma, the most deadly form of skin cancer, may benefit from both immunotherapies and targeted therapies aimed at specific gene mutations. However, no combinations of these two classes of drugs have been shown to be safe, so far. Read more...

Metro students make bicycle models with high-tech tools


Thirteen Nashville public high school students are spending their summer mornings on the Vanderbilt campus building bicycle models using software tools developed to revolutionize the manufacturing of military vehicles. Read more...