October 13, 2016

Rizwan Hamid, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor of Pediatrics at Vanderbilt University, has been named chief of the Division of Pediatric Genetics and Genomic Medicine, effective Jan. 1, 2017. Read more...

Open Enrollment for 2017 benefits begins on Tuesday


Open Enrollment is almost here. Beginning next Tuesday, Oct. 18, at 8 a.m., you can log in to My VUMC Benefits to make your elections for 2017 benefits. Simply go to vumc-oe.com and click the blue "Enroll Now" button any time after 8 a.m. This will direct you to My VUMC Benefits when you can begin the Open Enrollment process. Read more...

Elevate Town Hall Meetings: attend or watch online


Plan now to attend Elevate Town Hall Meetings Oct. 13-18. This is a chance for all employees to hear updates from and ask questions of the VUMC executive team. Read more...

Altruistic kidney donation kicks off chain of giving


When Mount Juliet resident Andrea Pierson signed up as an altruistic kidney donor a year ago, she could not have imagined her gift would result in the donation of seven life-saving kidney transplants. Read more...

Johnson recounts lessons from parents, Watkins


As the guest speaker for the 15th annual Levi Watkins Jr., M.D., Lecture, Kevin Johnson, M.D., M.S., provided an energetic and entertaining overview of how his personal and professional accomplishments were influenced by "Lessons and Other Things My Parents Didn't Teach Me." Read more...

Ensure C2HR has your up-to-date contact info during Open Enrollment season


Have you moved recently, whether at home or at work? All employees are encouraged to periodically review or update their personal contact information in the C2HR system, so please take a moment to login to C2HR to verify or update your home and business mailing addresses. Read more...

Heart Walk is Saturday; some roads closed around campus that morning


The 2016 Greater Nashville Heart Walk will take place on Vanderbilt's campus on Saturday, Oct. 15. The Heart Walk is the annual fundraiser for the American Heart Association. Proceeds support public education about heart disease and fund important cardiovascular research. Read more...