November 5, 2015

After serving in an interim capacity, Walter Clair, M.D., MPH, associate professor of Medicine and medical director of Cardiac Electrophysiology, has been named executive medical director of the Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute (VHVI). Read more...

New leadership roles enhance VUMC Facilities Management


After serving more than 30 years as the leader of Vanderbilt University Medical Center's Department of Facilities and Plant Services, Ken Browning, assistant vice chancellor for Facilities and Construction, is handing over these responsibilities to Gary Streaty, who will serve as the department's new executive director. Read more...

VUMC mourns loss of Pediatric Neurosurgery pioneer Tulipan


Noel Tulipan, M.D., renowned neurosurgeon and trailblazer in fetal surgery repair for spina bifida, died Monday after a long illness. He was 64. Read more...

VUMC receives NIH grant to develop artificial kidney


The National Institutes of Health has awarded a four-year, $6 million grant to investigators at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and the University of California at San Francisco to develop an implantable artificial kidney. Read more...