July 18, 2017

Learning and connecting is the theme for StrategyShare17, an interactive event on Thursday, July 20, designed to showcase exciting work being done at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Read more...

TIPs funding awarded to 15 innovative interdisciplinary projects


These research projects bring together more than 140 faculty members with graduate and undergraduate students from all 10 schools and colleges, creating multifaceted teams to approach complex challenges. Read more...

Magnet phone call event in Light Hall Thursday morning


Thursday, July 20, at 8 a.m., Vanderbilt will receive a phone call from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet Commission regarding the status of the Medical Center's third Magnet designation. VUMC Nursing Leadership invites everyone to join together in 214 Light Hall Thursday for this important phone call. Read more...

Vanderbilt ranked among nation's top tech hospitals


Vanderbilt University Medical Center's leadership in embracing medical technology has once again resulted in the institution being named among the nation's "most wired" hospitals and health systems. Read more...

Children's Hospital ED adds new rooms to speed treatment


Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt has added seven new rooms to its Emergency Department (ED) to help increase the speed with which the team assesses and treats pediatric patients for minor emergencies. Read more...

From "Momentum": Cancer sleuths span the globe


Investigators at Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC) and Vanderbilt University Medical Center have become leaders in global health initiatives to discover the causes of cancer, including dietary and environmental factors as well as genetic and biological mechanisms. VICC scientists and clinicians are leading or involved in global cancer research activities in more than two dozen countries, across five continents. Read more...

VUMC in the news


A roundup of a few recent stories from the press about Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Read more...