December 8, 2016

This is a chance for all employees to hear updates from and ask questions of the VUMC executive team. All employees are encouraged to attend one of the six different sessions scheduled at different times and locations. Read more...

Turkey, tofurkey or oven mitt? Holiday gift giveaway is tomorrow


VUMC's 2016 Holiday Gift Giveaway is scheduled for Friday, Dec. 9. Employees can choose an oven mitt, turkey or tofurkey. Read more...

Children's Hospital float draws cheers at Christmas Parade


Country music recording artists Maddie and Tae performed on the Children's Hospital float alongside patients and families. Read more...

Balloon system offers non-surgical weight loss option


If you've got excess pounds to lose but don't qualify for bariatric surgery, a new non-surgical, fully reversible weight loss option will soon be offered at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Read more...

Patient's liver transplant opens door to new life


Erin Morris, 29, has much to be thankful for this holiday season, and at the top of her list is Roman Perri, M.D., assistant professor, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Read more...

Quick response key after chiropractic-related stroke


Ashley Johnson, a Columbia, Tennessee, resident who sought chiropractic treatments to avoid having to take pain medications, said she never considered the possibility of a stroke.The symptoms from a vertebral artery dissection started immediately after the neck manipulation. Read more...

Pierce Avenue closed Saturday for construction


The reason for this lane closing is for the installation of the tower crane for the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital vertical expansion project. Read more...