July 7, 2016

The NIH will provide $71.6 million over five years to VUMC to establish and operate the center, making this the largest research grant the Medical Center has ever received from any source. Read more...

Erlanger Health System, Vanderbilt announce agreements


Officials with Erlanger Health System and Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) announce a strategic affiliation agreement creating a collaborative relationship between the two institutions while Erlanger Health System is also joining the Vanderbilt Health Affiliated Network. Read more...

VICC researchers to study high breast cancer incidence and mortality among African-American women


A cancer research consortium headed by investigators at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC) and two other institutions have received $12 million in federal funding to help determine why African-American women die at a higher rate and have more aggressive breast cancer than white women. Read more...

Create strong, unique passwords to protect your digital identity


Over the past few weeks, LinkedIn, MySpace and Tumblr announced that millions of user accounts were compromised. There is evidence that hackers are only now offering or selling these stolen login credentials for malicious purposes online. Read more...