August 31, 2017

South Carolina resident Amy Binkley is used to making tough decisions for her daughter, Savannah Parks. Born with a congenital heart defect called hypoplastic left heart syndrome, which affects the normal blood flow through the heart, her daughter required a heart transplant at age 3 months. A decade later, Binkley donated a kidney to her then 11-year-old daughter. Read more...

It's time to switch to the VUMCEmployee wireless network


Employees have until Tuesday, Sept. 5 to change to the new Medical Center employee network, VUMCEmployee. Read more...

First leadership-track DNP students among VUSN incoming class


Vanderbilt University School of Nursing (VUSN) welcomed 474 new Master of Nursing Science, Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) and Ph.D. students in a series of orientation events Aug. 16-28. The new class included the school's first cohort of eight executive leadership-track DNP students. Read more...

Shade Tree benefit concert to be Sept. 2


A concert at Blair School of Music on Saturday, Sept. 2, will benefit the Shade Tree Clinic of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Read more...

Labor Day parking and transportation schedule announced


Staff working on Monday, Sept. 4, should continue to park in assigned areas, with the exception of N Lot and Lot 127 parkers. Due to limited shuttle service, those who park in those lots should park in the South Garage on levels 5-7, in the 25th Avenue Garage using the 25th Avenue entrance, or the Central Garage on levels 4-6. Read more...