February 21, 2012

When the tornado sirens on campus and the overhead announcements at the Medical Center and One Hundred Oaks sound, VUMC Department of Emergency Preparedness and Vanderbilt Environmental Health and Safety ask that you warn others around you of the severe weather conditions and take these steps. Read more...

From Vanderbilt Medicine: A Hard Day's Night: the intriguing relationship between autism and sleep


Beth Malow, M.D., M.S., is always on the go. Attending back-to-back meetings, she bursts into a room with an overloaded bag on her shoulder, lunch in her hand and a caffeine-free Diet Coke. It's 2:30 p.m., and she hasn't eaten yet, so she eats while she talks. She is a busy woman who rarely has time to rest, yet sleep is her area of expertise. Read more...

This week's VUCast: cool caps, commercials and more


This Week on VUCast, Vanderbilt's weekly newscast highlighting research, experts, students, sports and everything Vanderbilt: how cool cap saves babies' lives; why storyline wins over sensationalism in commercials; two Vanderbilt students become TV stars. Read more...