January 21, 2016

Fourteen outstanding faculty members from across the university have been named to the 2016 class of Chancellor Faculty Fellows. Read more...

Antibodies may be "silver bullet" for Ebola viruses


There may be a "silver bullet" for Ebola, a family of hemorrhagic viruses, one of which has killed more than 11,000 people in West Africa in the past two years. Researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston reported this week in the journal Cell that they have isolated human monoclonal antibodies from Ebola survivors that can neutralize multiple species of the virus. Read more...

"Science diplomacy" focus of Nobel laureate Agre's Discovery Lecture this afternoon


Peter Agre, M.D., a Nobel laureate who advocates the use of medical science to advance international diplomacy, will deliver the next Flexner Discovery Lecture at 4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, in room 208 Light Hall. Read more...

W-2 forms to be mailed next week; also available on C2HR


W-2 forms will be mailed to current employees and former employees who earned money from Vanderbilt during the 2015 calendar year. This form contains important information about your income, taxes withheld from your paychecks, and some benefits that you will need to complete your 2015 income tax returns. Read more...

Clinical IT System Ambassador Professional Development set for next week


With more than 570 Clinical System 2.0 Ambassadors, Information Technology is preparing for a clinical IT implementation that has two-way, transparent and reliable communication. Read more...