October 6, 2015

Flulapalooza 5 will be held Wednesday, Oct. 7, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. in a large tent erected between Light Hall and Veteran's Administration Hospital. The free shots are available for all University and Medical Center faculty, staff, students and volunteers. Read more...

Hochmair set for next Discovery Lecture, Thursday, Oct. 8


The co-creator of the world's first microelectronic multi-channel cochlear implant, a device that provides sound signals to the brain in deaf individuals, will deliver the next Flexner Discovery Lecture. Read more...

New VUMC messages hit airwaves this week


Television viewers in Middle Tennessee will begin to see new messages from Vanderbilt University Medical Center this week that build upon the "Promise of Discovery" theme to describe the Medical Center's work and mission. Read more...

New digital tools set to enhance patient experience at VUMC


Vanderbilt University Medical Center is introducing a host of customer-focused digital tools to increase access and help patients better manage their health. Read more...

VICC investigators land Komen breast cancer grants


Two Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center investigators, Jennifer Pietenpol, Ph.D., B.F. Byrd Jr. Professor of Oncology and director of VICC, and Valerie Jansen, M.D., Ph.D., medical oncology fellow, have received new cancer research grants awarded by Susan G. Komen, the world's largest nonprofit funder of breast cancer research. Read more...