November 15, 2016

Vanderbilt researchers have established a new measure of resilience to cognitive impairment in people with asymptomatic Alzheimer's disease. Read more...

Clinics look to Lean to improve patient care, boost efficiency


When patient appointments at The Vanderbilt Clinic (TVC) weren't beginning on time, everyone thought they knew the reason. Either patients weren't getting checked in on time or physicians were delayed, or maybe both issues were contributing to the problem. Read more...

Kohl's donation supports home safety initiative at Children's Hospital


The initiative will address pediatric falls, the leading cause of trauma admissions to Children's Hospital. The donation will support home safety educational events in the community, educational workshops with new parent groups, teen moms, daycares, community organizations and media outreach in the Middle Tennessee region. Read more...

Pierce Avenue to be closed tomorrow evening


Tomorrow, Wednesday, Nov. 16, from 7 to 11 p.m., Pierce Avenue will be closed between Medical Center Drive and 23rd Avenue South. Read more...

VUMC in the news


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