February 7, 2012

Those who visit this lunchtime event can receive a cholesterol and glucose screening compliments of Vanderbilt Heart and the Vanderbilt Stroke Clinic (a limited number are available, first come, first served) and have an opportunity to get one-on-one counseling from a Vanderbilt cardiologist and registered dietitian, get a flu shot, win prizes and more. Read more...

Shifting Gears: Next Steps at Vanderbilt program prepares young adults for the road ahead


From Vanderbilt Medicine magazine: Jeanne Gavigan embarked on her first bike ride at the age of 22. Like any beginner, she fell a few times before getting the hang of it, but unlike a novice, she already had the ambitious goal of a 20-mile race. A mere three weeks later, her mission was accomplished as she and Vanderbilt medical student Jessi Solomon crossed the finish line on a tandem bike at the 12th Annual Audi Best Buddies Challenge in Hyannis Port, Mass. Read more...

Predators game on March 10 benefits Vanderbilt Childhood Cancer Program


When the Nashville Predators hit the ice in Nashville on Saturday, March 10, you can score an assist when it comes to childhood cancer. A portion of the proceeds from the Predators game against the Detroit Red Wings will benefit the Vanderbilt Childhood Cancer Program. Read more...

Sniff out the House Organ "Pets of Vanderbilt" issue on newsstands, online and on iPad


The House Organ Pets of Vanderbilt issue is a university tradition, with a companion animal cornucopia of dogs and cats, along with assorted other creatures. The photos were selected from the hundreds submitted by staff and faculty from all over campus. Read more...