February 18, 2016

Service through compassion was the theme of the Winter 2016 Clinical Enterprise Leadership Assembly at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC). More than 800 hundred staff and faculty leaders attended the quarterly assembly at Langford Auditorium. Read more...

VUMC Notification System test set for 10 a.m., Monday, Feb. 22


The VUMC Notification System is used to send important messages, such as computer system downtime information, to the Vanderbilt University Medical Center community. Read more...

Keep your contact information up to date in C2HR


It's important to keep your information in C2HR up to date, so you don't miss out on news from Human Resources and its benefits providers. As a result, all employees are encouraged to periodically review and update their personal contact information in the C2HR system. Read more...

Watch: Vanderbilt is using a microchip to build a first-ever artificial kidney


Go inside the lab of Vanderbilt University Medical Center nephrologist and Associate Professor of Medicine Dr. William H. Fissell IV, who is making major progress on a first-of-its kind device to free kidney patients from dialysis. He is building an implantable artificial kidney with microchip filters and living kidney cells that will be powered by a patient's own heart. Read more...

Liver Transplant Program celebrates 25 years of care


Twenty-five years ago, Julie Damon's family was preparing to say their goodbyes. Comatose and on life support at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) with liver failure, the options for the 45-year-old wife and mother of two were slipping away. Then the hospital received a call that a donor liver was available. Read more...

CPR for non-clinical staff class to be Tuesday, Feb. 23


A hands-on CPR class for non-clinical Vanderbilt staff will be held Tuesday, Feb. 23, from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. at the theater in Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt. Read more...