January 28, 2016

The legal transaction that will establish Vanderbilt University Medical Center as a separate legal entity from Vanderbilt University is now expected to occur in the second quarter of 2016 rather than in the first quarter as previously expected. Read more...

Effort seeks to integrate clinical, research data systems


To ease data collection for clinical research and ongoing analysis of clinical processes, teams at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) are working to bridge the gap between clinical systems and research systems. Read more...

Transplant Center opening kidney evaluation clinic in Alabama


The Vanderbilt Transplant Center (VTC) is expanding its footprint into Alabama with the opening of a satellite pre-transplant evaluation clinic for kidney patients. Read more...

Study identifies new culprit in lung cancer development


A microRNA - a small piece of RNA involved in regulating gene expression - functions as an oncogene to drive the development of lung cancer, Vanderbilt University investigators have discovered. Read more...

Cancer Center debuts new radiation oncology device


Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC) has unveiled a new TrueBeam linear accelerator in the Department of Radiation Oncology on the main campus to provide enhanced radiation therapy for patients. Read more...

University of Michigan's Little set for next Discovery Lecture today


Roderick Little, Ph.D., a statistician with expertise in the analysis of data sets with missing values, will deliver the next Flexner Discovery Lecture on Thursday, Jan. 28. Read more...

Tickets available for Feb. 2 Predators game against St. Louis


A limited number of tickets to the Tuesday, Feb. 2, Predators game against the St. Louis Blues, which starts at 7 p.m. at Bridgestone Arena, will be available at a discounted rate. Read more...