February 23, 2012

Titia de Lange, Ph.D., recipient of the 2011 Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science, will deliver a Discovery Lecture today at 4 p.m. in 208 Light Hall. Read more...

Melanoma drug nearly doubles survival rates: VICC study


Investigators from Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center and 12 other centers in the United States and Australia have found that a new drug for patients with metastatic melanoma nearly doubled median overall survival. Read more...

Video about coach's Parkinson's treatment to be shown at Predators game Saturday, Feb. 25


Predators fans can see Vanderbilt neurosurgeon Peter Konrad, M.D., and neurologist Tom Davis, M.D., on the Jumbotron at the game on Feb. 25. The game will be dedicated to former assistant coach Brent Peterson, who recently received deep brain stimulation for his early-onset Parkinson's disease. Read more...

Free showing of "How to Train Your Dragon" to be Sunday, Feb. 26


The animated movie "How To Train Your Dragon" will be screened on Sunday, Feb. 26, at 2 p.m. in the First Tennessee Theater in the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt. The movie is free and its showing is sponsored by Employee Celebration. Read more...