September 7, 2017

Jeffrey Palmucci, who has served as the interim Chief Operating Officer for Vanderbilt-Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital since April, has been named the hospital's Chief Executive Officer, effective Sept. 18. Read more...

Lance joins VUMC as Executive Vice President for Vanderbilt Health Professional Solutions


Fletcher Lance, MBA, has joined Vanderbilt University Medical Center as Executive Vice President for Vanderbilt Health Professional Solutions. Read more...

Drake and Terhune named Chancellor's Higher Education Fellows


Wonder Drake, M.D., and Kyla Terhune, M.D., M.B.A., F.A.C.S., have been named as the 2017-18 Chancellor's Higher Education Fellows Read more...

VUMC Voice, new online publication for Medical Center community, debuts today


VUMC Voice, a new online publication dedicated to news and features about members of the Medical Center community, is now live. Read more...

Hidden figure: the untold story of Harold Jordan, M.D., the first African-American resident at VUMC.


In 1964, with little fanfare, Harold Jordan, M.D., became the first African-American resident physician at Vanderbilt. Looking back to that time, he recalls the support of his colleagues and the challenges he faced. Read more...

Epigenetics expert Allis set for today's Discovery Lecture


Internationally known epigeneticist C. David Allis, Ph.D., will deliver the first Flexner Discovery Lecture of the academic year at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 7, in room 208 Light Hall. Read more...

Message from Vanderbilt University Medical Center about caller ID spoofing


Beginning Sept. 1, Vanderbilt University Medical Center's patient customer service line--phone number 615-936-0910--began to experience an unusually high volume of calls. Medical Center officials quickly determined the cause of the increased call volume was the result of a fraudulent practice known as caller ID spoofing. Read more...

AT&T cell outage to be from 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 9, to 6 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 10


In-building AT&T cellular coverage infrastructure will be down throughout the Medical Center from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 9, while the existing fiber optics lines are relocated as part of the Godchaux Hall construction project. Read more...

AlertVU test scheduled for this afternoon


Vanderbilt will conduct a test of its AlertVU emergency notification system Thursday, Sept. 7, at 2:30 p.m. Read more...

For doctoral students, journey of discovery starts from Simple Beginnings


Vanderbilt University welcomed 104 new doctoral students Sept. 1 during the eighth annual Simple Beginnings ceremony in a Light Hall lecture room filled with family members and other well-wishers. Read more...