March 3, 2016

Test after test failed to reveal why Denny Majano wasn't gaining weight or why he suffered from severe, chronic diarrhea. At 5 weeks old, instead of gaining weight as newborns should, Denny had lost a pound since birth. Read more...

Deadline is March 6 for nominations for 2016 Nurses' Week Awards


Nominating a person for an award is a wonderful way to recognize the contributions he or she makes to his or her work. Read more...

Joe Don Rooney and Clint Eastwood make Children's Hospital's day


Joe Don Rooney of the group Rascal Flatts came the closest to a hole-in-one at the inaugural Million Dollar Hole-in-One for Charity event at Pebble Beach Golf Links on Feb. 11 in California. Rooney chose Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt as the beneficiary of his $50,000 prize. Among those presenting the check to Rooney include the event's hosts, Hollywood icon Clint Eastwood (who is also the chair of the board of the Monterey Peninsula Foundation) and CBS sportscaster Jim Nantz. Read more...

Portion of 24th Avenue South, Garland Avenue to close during construction


The portion of 24th Avenue South from Vanderbilt Place to just north of the Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Surgery/Free Electron Laser (VOS/FEL) Building will be closed beginning Saturday, March 5, through Sunday, April 24. Read more...