July 9, 2015

Eight days after the pediatric liver transplant program at the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt was launched, 10-year-old Aubree Vanzant received her liver. Read more...

Update approved for VUMC Faculty and Staff Immunization Policy


Members of Vanderbilt University Medical Center's Medical Board recently approved updates to the VUMC Immunization Policy for Faculty and Staff. The updates, adopted in June, are intended to protect the health of all patients and their family members, co-workers, and the greater Vanderbilt community. Read more...

Study could lead to vaccine for mosquito-borne dengue virus


Researchers at Vanderbilt University and the National University of Singapore have determined the structure of a human monoclonal antibody which, in an animal model, strongly neutralizes a type of the potentially lethal dengue virus. Read more...

Roads to close ahead of Saturday's Luke Bryan concert


Drivers around campus should expect lane closures along Kensington Place (behind the 2525 West End building) and along Natchez Trace behind the stadium. Read more...

NSF award goes to Fisk geneticist following VU post-doc training


A two-year post-doctoral study in a Vanderbilt lab culminated in a $190,000 National Science Foundation grant awarded to Phyllis Freeman, a Fisk University faculty member who studies genetics. A two-year post-doctoral study in a Vanderbilt lab culminated in a $190,000 National Science Foundation grant awarded to Phyllis Freeman, a Fisk University faculty member who studies genetics. Read more...

Vanderbilt University Police Department seeks community feedback, Tuesday, July 14


A July 14 public forum is one of the final steps in Vanderbilt University Police Department's effort to become the first university police agency in the state to be granted Gold Standard national accreditation. Read more...