August 14, 2014

High-dose influenza vaccine is 24 percent more effective than the standard-dose vaccine in protecting persons ages 65 and over against influenza illness and its complications, according to a Vanderbilt-led study published in the New England Journal of Medicine. Read more...

VUMC's health IT efforts named among nation's best


For the tenth year in a row, Vanderbilt University Medical Center has been named one of the nation's "most wired" hospitals by Hospitals & Health Networks magazine. Read more...

Vanderbilt Department of Infection Prevention offers Ebola virus information


National and international health authorities are working to control a large, ongoing outbreak of the Ebola virus involving areas in West Africa. There are currently no reports of endemic cases of Ebola virus infection in the United States. Read more...

Arrington Vineyards Harvest Party to be Saturday, Aug. 16


The third annual Arrington Vineyards Harvest Party will take place on Saturday, Aug. 16, from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Read more...