July 6, 2017

The VUMC Culture Survey: Pulse Edition results are in and they show that VUMC employee engagement is on an upward trend for the second straight year. Read more...

Eskind Biomedical Library to close for transformative renovation


A yearlong interior renovation of the Annette and Irwin Eskind Biomedical Library at Vanderbilt University is to begin Aug. 1 to support the next generation of physicians and scientists while meeting the diverse needs of current students, faculty, patients and other stakeholders. Read more...

Event celebrates Walsh's career as chief of Nurseries


"Put the baby in the middle" is one of many Walsh-created idioms, dubbed "Walshisms" by people who know him. That saying in particular, perhaps, best defines the beloved neonatologist's career focus. Read more...

Team investigates antiviral that inhibits SARS, MERS


A new antiviral drug candidate inhibits a broad range of coronaviruses, including the SARS and MERS coronaviruses, a multi-institutional team of investigators reported. Read more...

Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension program lauded


Children's Hospital's PH program is now designated a Pulmonary Hypertension Comprehensive Care Center, making it one of only seven pediatric programs in the country to hold this distinction and the only program in the Southeastern United States. Read more...

From "Hope": Helping Hands


Kailey Hand sensed something was wrong with her newborn son, Jackson. At 3 weeks old, he wasn't eating well. His tiny body was stiff and his skin was discolored. He cried more often than not. Read more...