January 15, 2015

Tennessee must improve the health of its citizens if it wants to offer an attractive workforce to businesses, Vanderbilt Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos said during a Nashville Community Health Forum attended by state legislators and other stakeholders. Read more...

VUSM among top 10 in NIH grant support


According to annual figures available through the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (VUSM) continues to be ranked among the top 10 in the nation among U.S. medical schools in total grant support provided through the nation's medical research agency. Read more...

Hamm and Roberts honored by ASPET


Vanderbilt University's Heidi Hamm, Ph.D., a world leader in G protein signaling, is the recipient of the 2015 Robert R. Ruffolo Career Achievement Award in Pharmacology by the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET). L. Jackson Roberts II, M.D., an internationally known clinical pharmacologist at Vanderbilt University, is the recipient of the 2015 Pharmacia-ASPET Award for Experimental Therapeutics. Read more...

Medical Center clinical workstations to undergo upgrade


Clinical workstations throughout Vanderbilt University Medical Center will undergo an expansive upgrade early this year. Vanderbilt IT is entering into an operating lease with Dell Inc. to replace a significant number of clinical workstations located throughout VUMC's hospitals and clinics. Read more...

Self-directed brokerage account info now available on retirement transition website


Vanderbilt's new 403(b) retirement plan structure that will take effect in April includes three investment tiers that you can choose from depending on how involved you want to be in managing your investments. Read more...

Annual MLK lecture to feature Yale Law speaker James Forman, Monday, Jan. 19


Yale Law School's James Forman, Jr., J.D., will speak at the 2015 Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Series on Monday, Jan. 19, at noon in 208 Light Hall. Read more...