January 26, 2017

Walter Frontera, M.D., Ph.D., professor and chair of the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, will step down from his role as the department's leader on Feb. 28. Read more...

Sealy named to VUSM diversity leadership role


Linda Sealy, Ph.D., has been named associate dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion for Basic Sciences at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Sealy, who has been on faculty since 1986, is associate professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Cell and Developmental Biology and Cancer Biology. Read more...

New management software bolsters research cores


This month the Office of Research at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) began transitioning VUMC research cores, facilities and shared resources (known collectively as "cores") to a new core management application that officials said will streamline ordering and billing for core services. Read more...

Chance to sing for the Pope motivates cancer patient


Cancer patient Sharon Edwards will lift her voice toward what she hopes is a better year when she sings for Pope Francis later this month. Read more...