March 19, 2015

Match Day is the culmination of four challenging and arduous years, and, in some ways, is the most exciting day of the Medical School experience. Students receive notice of their residency matches, beginning at 11 a.m. Read more...

Concussion Center reaching beyond school-based sports


For more than four years, the Vanderbilt Sports Concussion Center has offered state-of-the-art care to athletes at all levels. Now the Concussion Center is increasing services for non-school-based athletes, which includes local recreational leagues or travel teams, or sports like gymnastics, martial arts and equestrian. Read more...

VUMC lauded for supporting employees in National Guard


Vanderbilt University Medical Center recently received the Above and Beyond Award from the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), given to employers whose support surpasses the legal requirements of the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act. Read more...

Data management MOOC educates students worldwide


More than 4,700 students from around the globe have received certificates from Vanderbilt's free five-week Data Management for Clinical Research course, taught online by Paul Harris, Ph.D., Stephany Duda, Ph.D., and Firas Wehbe, M.D., Ph.D. The massive open online course, or MOOC, is offered through Coursera. Read more...

Shade Tree Trot online registration now live


The Shade Tree Trot is an annual running event to benefit VUSM's Shade Tree Clinic. This year's race is set for Saturday, April 18. Read more...

Highland Avenue to be closed overnight tonight


Highland Avenue will be be closed to traffic beginning at midnight, Thursday, March 19, and continuing for six hours until 6 a.m. on Friday, March 20. Read more...