June 21, 2016

For the 10th year, Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt has received the honor of being named among the nation's leaders in pediatric health care by U.S. News & World Report in their annual Best Children's Hospitals rankings. The rankings were released online today. Read more...

U.S. Surgeon General to speak at Grand Rounds Wednesday, June 22


The United States Surgeon General, Vice Admiral Vivek H. Murthy, M.D., MBA, will moderate a discussion, "Clinical Prescribing Behavior for Opioids," at noon on Wednesday, June 22, at the Cal Turner Family Center for Student Education, 1011 21st Ave. N. Read more...

Protect yourself against phishing attacks


Phishing attacks continue to pose threats to health care and education institutions in particular. Amid this heightened awareness to online security, VUMC IT has compiled the following information about what a phish looks like, common techniques used by attackers after an account is compromised, and best practices to protect yourself from becoming a victim of phishing. Read more...

From Momentum: A day in the life of Vandana G. Abramson


Vandana G. Abramson, M.D., gauges her smile as carefully as she prescribes doses of medicine. One patient may need beaming reassurance, while another might require a muted moment of understanding. On this Tuesday, she will meet with 26 patients. Read more...

VUMC in the news


A roundup of a few recent positive stories from the press about Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Read more...