April 12, 2016

All employees are encouraged to attend one of the 15 different sessions scheduled at different times and locations during this week. Read more...

Temporary hold begins Friday on IT systems changes


As the date nears for Vanderbilt University Medical Center to transition to a separate legal and financial entity, a number of changes will be made to the institution's existing information technology environment. Read more...

Report highlights global need for surgical services


An estimated 5 billion people, or two-thirds of the world's population, do not have access to surgery because of a lack of facilities, money and trained surgeons and anesthesiologists. Read more...

American Nurse Association president visits VUSN


Pamela Cipriano, president of the American Nurse Association, was the guest of honor at a reception hosted by the Vanderbilt University School of Nursing on April 5. Read more...

Today is Free Ice Cream Day at Ben and Jerry's


Enjoy Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day April 12 and support Project SEARCH, a program housed at Vanderbilt that provides free on-the-job training and job placement to people living with disabilities. Read more...

From My Southern Health: Understanding hand, foot and mouth disease


This viral illness blossoms in the spring, causing fever, fussiness and ulcers. Read more...

From Vanderbilt Medicine: New programs prepare future health care leaders


Graduate students at Vanderbilt seeking careers in health care just got an added boost in course offerings. Three distinctly different programs were recently introduced to address the evolving needs of future practitioners. Read more...