June 8, 2017

A 10-year study, led by Vanderbilt University Medical Center professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology Katherine Hartmann, M.D., Ph.D., disrupts conventional wisdom that uterine fibroids cause miscarriages. Read more...

Ranking Now Open in IdeaShare


The opening of the second phase of IdeaShare is called Pairwise, which allows you make choices between pairs of ideas the system presents to you. It is quicker and more fun than the idea submission phase, and is an easy way to anonymously rank ideas and send the best ones to the top. Read more...

VUMC lands renewal of Clinical and Translational Science Award


Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) has competed successfully for a second renewal of its Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Read more...

New internship programs set to benefit diverse group of students


This summer, Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) will be the site for two internship programs geared to connect diverse students interested in health care. Read more...

VUMC offers safety tips for CMA Music Festival


As Nashville welcomes visitors from around the world to the CMA Music Festival this week, Vanderbilt LifeFlight officials are urging fans to take necessary precautions to avoid illness and injury. Patients at the 2016 festival were treated for a variety of issues including heat-related illnesses, sunburn, alcohol overconsumption, sprains and even blisters from improper foot care. Read more...

Garland Avenue at Medical Center North Round Wing closed for construction on June 10


On June 10, from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Garland Avenue at Medical Center North Round Wing will be closed to all traffic for construction activities. Read more...