July 20, 2017

Vanderbilt Hospitals and Clinics have received a third consecutive Magnet designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), which was announced in a conference call with the organization this morning. Read more...

Shah named to lead Department of Cardiac Surgery


Ashish Shah, M.D., director of Heart Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support at Vanderbilt, has been named chair of the Department of Cardiac Surgery. Read more...

Shyr named chair of Department of Biostatistics


Yu Shyr, Ph.D., Harold L. Moses Professor of Cancer Research and director of the Vanderbilt Center for Quantitative Sciences, has been named chair of Vanderbilt's Department of Biostatistics. He will assume the post Sept. 1. Read more...

Aspirnaut program helps launch students into science


Now in its ninth year, a unique summer research program at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) designed primarily for rural students with limited resources is proving that talent has no zip code. Read more...

Training program for teaching mindfulness to be offered at Osher Center


The Osher Center has launched a training program for teaching mindfulness at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC), where it has been a treatment option for more than a decade. The program is designed for health care providers who incorporate mindfulness in their treatment plans. Read more...

Farmers' Market on plaza today


In addition to fresh fruits and vegetables, the market also offers fresh flowers, meat, cheese, milk and bread. Read more...

Stories from this week's VUMC Reporter are available now


The latest news from this week's VUMC Reporter is available at www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/reporter. Read more...