October 7, 2014

Armed with a validated and orchestrated plan, Vanderbilt University Medical Center is prepared to safely and effectively treat patients with the bloodborne disease Ebola, should the need arise. Read more...

Flulapalooza vaccinates more than 13,000


More than 13,000 faculty, staff and students received free flu shots at last week's Flulapalooza, an annual mass vaccination drill that three years ago more than doubled the current Guinness World Record for the total number of vaccinations given in an eight-hour period. Read more...

From "Vanderbilt Medicine": Healing from within


Six years ago, Brenda Wilson, M.D., began experiencing foot pain that she describes as a pins and needles sensation. Within a month, the pain was widespread and intense. Tightening and stiffening muscles, crippling fatigue and a lack of focus became disabling. Desperate for answers, she sought help from myriad specialists. Read more...