June 30, 2011

One of the biggest and most anticipated events of the summer at Vanderbilt and in Nashville will be a concert July 2 by the band U2 at Vanderbilt Stadium. As excitement builds, so do questions about negotiating campus that day. Here are the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about the show. SEE UPDATE FOR VUMC PARKING PERMIT HOLDERS. Read more...

Vanderbilt Doctors Urge Fireworks Safety


It's the time of year when fireworks tents are popping up across the state, putting these recreational and frequently dangerous explosives into the hands of everyday citizens. While nothing says "Fourth of July" quite like fireworks, doctors at Vanderbilt University Medical Center urge caution and suggest always leaving these displays to the experts. Read more...

Today is Last Chance for Partners In Health Campaign


The 2011 Partners In Health campaign needs only 267 more donors to reach the faculty participation goal. Today is the last day that your gift to the Medical Center will count toward this year's campaign. Read more...

Zakia's Fight for Life


From the new issue of Hope, the magazine of the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt: Zakia Onyekwere wasn't supposed to survive in her mother's womb. But in a battle against large fibroid tumors inside her mother's abdomen, Zakia won. Read more...