March 24, 2016

Amidst tears, hugs, high-fives, applause and sighs of relief, the 79 fourth-year School of Medicine students who participated in this year's festivities learned where they would be spending the next few years. Read more...

AlertVU test postponed due to threat of severe weather this afternoon


The test of the AlertVU emergency notification system originally scheduled for March 24 has been postponed due to the threat of severe weather. The test will be rescheduled for a later date. Read more...

Team effort helps renovate playroom at Children's Hospital


Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt cut the ribbon Tuesday on a newly renovated teen game room. The transformation was made possible by Ladies of the Nashville Predators, which is comprised of wives and girlfriends of the team's players and coaches, and the project was done in conjunction with Special Spaces, an organization that creates "dream bedrooms" for children with life-threatening medical illness. Read more...

"Coffee with a Cop" event to be Tuesday, March 29


A Vanderbilt session of "Coffee with a Cop," part of a national series of conversations, will be held 6:30 to 8:30 a.m., Tuesday, March 29, at the VUMC Au Bon Pain restaurant on the Vanderbilt University Hospital Plaza. Read more...

Vanderbilt expert offers eye care tips for windy spring days


As temperatures rise, making outdoor activities more enticing, Vanderbilt ophthalmologists suggest not to be in such a hurry to throw out the habit of protecting yourself from the elements. Read more...