January 14, 2016

Researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center have received more than $11 million in new grant support aimed at slowing the growing burden of diabetes. Read more...

Vanderbilt Health to open Walk-In Clinic in Belle Meade


Vanderbilt Health is opening a new Walk-In Clinic in Nashville's Belle Meade neighborhood on Wednesday, Jan. 20. The new facility joins a growing number of Vanderbilt Health Walk-In Clinics already open in Brentwood, Cool Springs, Franklin and Spring Hill. Read more...

Pedestrian rerouting to begin on VUH Plaza


During the next few days, pedestrians who use the Vanderbilt University Hospital (VUH) Plaza will be guided to take an interior route through buildings, rather than across the plaza, due to an inspection of the VUH cooling towers located at the top of the hospital. Read more...

Baylor's Angelaki to deliver next Flexner Discovery Lecture today


Dora Angelaki, Ph.D., the Wilhelmina Robertson Professor and chair of Neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, will provide a "computational perspective on autism" during the next Flexner Discovery Lecture on Thursday, Jan. 14. Read more...

Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture to be Monday, Jan. 18


Vanderbilt University School of Nursing and School of Medicine, in conjunction with the 2016 Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Series, will present Dr. Rita K. Adeniran on Monday, Jan. 18. Read more...

March of Dimes Tennessee Chapter honors VUMC nurses


Five Vanderbilt nurses received top honors at the March of Dimes Tennessee Chapter Nurse of the Year Awards, held last month at the Franklin Marriott Cool Springs. Read more...

Safe to snuggle with pets while home with a cold or flu, Vanderbilt infectious disease expert says


When you are home sick, snuggling up with your dog or cat may feel like just what the doctor ordered. Read more...