March 31, 2016

Robert Lefkowitz, M.D., who shared the 2012 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his studies of G protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs), will deliver the next Flexner Discovery Lecture on March 31. Read more...

Vanderbilt Asthma, Sinus, Allergy Program sees uptick in alpha-gal syndrome


Vanderbilt’s Asthma, Sinus and Allergy Program (A.S.A.P) has seen an increase in the number of patients being treated for alpha-gal syndrome, commonly known as the red meat allergy linked to tick bites. Read more...

VUMC again named a leader in LGBT health care equality


For the fifth year in a row, Vanderbilt University Medical Center has been recognized as a Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign Healthcare Equality Index. Read more...

VUMC hosts Donate Life event, Thursday, April 7


Vanderbilt University Medical Center will hold its seventh annual Donate Life Flag--Raising Ceremony on Thursday, April 7, as part of national Donate Life month. Read more...

VICC to benefit from upcoming Kenny Chesney concert at Auburn


The concert to be held Saturday, April 23, marks the kickoff for singer Kenny Chesney’s 2016 tour and will be held at Jordan-Hare Stadium on the campus of Auburn University in Alabama. Read more...

Time left in your 2016 flexPTO bank? Convert up to 40 hours to grandfathered sick time at year end


Upon the end of fiscal year 2016, any staff with flexPTO hours remaining can again transfer up to 40 hours into their grandfathered sick time banks. This transfer will happen automatically. You do not need to take any action. Read more...