November 7, 2017

Influenza season has begun in Middle Tennessee, with confirmed cases of influenza and clinic visits for influenza-like illness on the rise. Remember the precautions we all need to take to create a safe environment for our coworkers and patients. Read more...

Today's eStar news and update


VUMC leaders are committed to communicating the latest information throughout the Go-Live process. The latest "Go Live at a Glance" update is now available (VUnetID and Password required). Read more...

Last day for Health and Wellness Tent on plaza; activities planned into the evening


Massage, meditation and more are available to help ease stress. Read more...

Asthma expert Wenzel set for Nov. 9 Discovery Lecture


Sally Wenzel, M.D., a global expert on severe asthma, will deliver the next Flexner Discovery Lecture on Thursday, Nov. 9. Read more...

"VUMC Voice": What are the most popular cars at the Medical Center? Is yours one of them?


See how your ride ranks among the most popular at VUMC. And help solve a mystery: what's the deal with that car from 1941? Read more...

Tenacity, teamwork, love, drive heart patient's treatment journey


Sixty-six-year-old Frank Donatelli knew the $39 he spent to join eHarmony was worth it. The online dating site matched him with Evelyn. They married on Nov. 8, 2016. Within months he was diagnosed with congestive heart failure and by the end of April he was placed on hospice care. Read more...

Piedmont Natural Gas and Children's Hospital continue partnership for Nashville Christmas Parade presented by Tootsie's


The parade kicks off the holiday season in downtown Nashville on Saturday, Dec. 2, at 8:30 a.m. Read more...

Vance elected president of Tennessee Nurses Association


Haley Vance, DNP, has been elected president of the Tennessee Nurses Association (TNA). Vance, who is an acute care pediatric nurse practitioner for Pediatric Neurosurgery, will serve a two-year term. Read more...

VUMC in the news


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