March 22, 2012

Early disruptions in serotonin signaling in the brain may contribute to autism spectrum disorder (ASD), and other "enduring effects on behavior," Vanderbilt University researchers report. Read more...

Donald Barr to present Health Disparities Week Lecture, Monday, March 26


Donald Barr, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor (teaching) of Pediatrics at Stanford University, will present the Health Disparities Week Lecture, Monday, March 26, at noon in 208 Light Hall. Read more...

Social Security, Medicare focus of retirement sessions


To help employees plan for their transition to retirement, Human Resources will sponsor two free retirement sessions in March. The sessions are designed for employees age 62 and older, but everyone is welcome to attend regardless of age or participation in a retirement plan. Read more...

Fly kites to fight obesity on Saturday, March 24


Kids and Kites Day, co-sponsored by the Vanderbilt Institute for Obesity, is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, March 24, at the Bicentennial Mall. Read more...