April 20, 2017

If you work near Children's Hospital, the Psychiatric Hospital, Blakemore Offices, 3401 West End, Crystal Terrace or Medical Center North, hop on the "Celebrate Express," a special shuttle service to get you to the event at Memorial Gym. Read more...

Galen Perdikis named Department of Plastic Surgery chair


Galen Perdikis, M.D., professor and chair of the Division of Plastic Surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida, has been named professor and chair of Vanderbilt's Department of Plastic Surgery. His appointment is effective Aug. 1. Read more...

Magnet site visit open meeting is April 27


As part of the Magnet Site Visit, there will be an Open Meeting from 4 to 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 27 in TVC 1800B for anyone who wants to speak confidentially with the appraisers from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). No reservations are needed. Read more...

Pharmacy to debut self-serve kiosks for Vanderbilt employees


Vanderbilt employees will soon be able to bypass lines at the pharmacy counter and get their medications at a self-serve kiosk. The ScriptCenter 24/7 Pharmacy Express Pickup is scheduled to go online in early May at The Vanderbilt Clinic Pharmacy. Read more...

Children at risk for complications from brown recluse spider bites: study


Medical complications of brown recluse spider bites are uncommon but they can be severe, particularly in children, researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) reported April 19. Read more...

Jameson Norton: Your voice is vital to our mission of caring


This is the first in a series of Q&A interviews at the HR website with some of Vanderbilt University Medical Center's leaders to talk about why all staff members should take the VUMC Culture Survey: Pulse Edition, which is May 1-22, to help us build a stronger and better VUMC. Read more...

Shade Tree Trot is April 22


Online registration is open for the Shade Tree Trot, which raises funds for the student-led Shade Tree Clinic. Read more...