May 26, 2015

National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins, M.D., Ph.D., will deliver a special Discovery Lecture Thursday, May 28. His lecture, entitled "Exceptional Opportunities in Biomedical Research," will begin at 3 p.m. in 208 Light Hall. Read more...

Faculty and staff are invited to Vanderbilt University Medical Staff and VMG annual meeting, Tuesday, June 23


Faculty and staff of the hospital and clinics are invited to this year's annual meeting of the Vanderbilt University Medical Staff and Vanderbilt Medical Group. Read more...

ICD-10 Education Fairs underway


A series of informational events in the coming months will boost awareness and knowledge of the new medical coding and reporting system going into effect later this year. Read more...

This week's Quality, Safety and Risk Prevention weekly quiz announced; winners get gift card, chance for iPad


Each week through July 24, the department will have a mini-quiz that will include five questions designed to help you easily learn/review quality and safety facts and policies. Each quiz should take you no more than five minutes to complete. Weekly prizes include a $50 gift card from various businesses, including Kroger, Starbucks, Target, Shell, Amazon and Mapco. Last week's winner was Heather Hart of Surgical ICU. Read more...

Meharry-Vanderbilt Alliance closes out 15-Year Celebration with lecture series on health disparities and population health


The Meharry-Vanderbilt Alliance culminated its 15-year anniversary celebration with a lecture featuring Giselle Corbie-Smith, M.D., M.Sc., and Alan Richmond, MSW. Read more...

This week's VUCast: engineering health, wisdom of the elders, and more


See how students are gaining decades of wisdom through words and pain, watch engineering student inventions that could improve health care, and meet Vanderbilt's newest national champions. Read more...