September 4, 2014

Vanderbilt University welcomed 99 new doctoral students last Friday, Aug. 29, during the fifth annual "Simple Beginnings" ceremony in a Light Hall lecture room packed with family members and other well-wishers. Read more...

Lung cancer study reveals new drug combination targets


A Vanderbilt lung cancer patient's exceptional response to different types of therapies spurred research that suggests lung cancer patients with specific gene alterations may benefit from combination therapy that targets two different cancer pathways. Read more...

Bueno named chief of Pediatric Plastic Surgery


Reuben Bueno Jr., M.D., associate professor of Plastic Surgery, is returning to Vanderbilt University School of Medicine as chief of Pediatric Plastic Surgery at the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt and also as director of the Plastic Surgery Residency Program. Read more...

Mahadevan-Jansen elected chair of Gordon Research Conference


Anita Mahadevan-Jansen, Orrin H. Ingram Professor of Biomedical Engineering, has been elected chair of the Gordon Research Conference in Lasers in Medicine and Biology. Read more...

Outpatient Pharmacy debuts online refills


The Vanderbilt Outpatient Pharmacy has launched a website to allow current customers of the pharmacy to request refills online. Read more...