January 29, 2015

Fidelity will hold onsite and online workshops covering the details of Vanderbilt's new retirement plan structure and the transition process for current employees beginning Monday, Feb. 2. Read more...

Consent process for BioVU participation updated


As of last week, Vanderbilt has updated the process used to facilitate patient participation in BioVU, the Medical Center's DNA repository. Read more...

Study tracking yoga therapy for cancer patients


Cancer patients who receive surgery, radiation and chemotherapy may suffer from side effects that run from irritating to crippling. Many suffer from lymphedema, swelling caused by retained fluid in a compromised lymphatic system. One answer may be the ancient practice of yoga. Read more...

Moore to direct VUSN's women's health specialty program


Ginny Moore, DNP, APRN, has been named director of the Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Specialty Program at Vanderbilt University School of Nursing (VUSN). She has served as interim director of the program since August 2014. Read more...

VU Cast reports on hot-button health care issues, the women's rights movement on TV, and more


In this VUcast, see how TV news impacted the women's rights movement; news about the story of the first African American to play basketball in the SEC; and experts address hot-button health care issues. Read more...

Latest news from the VUMC Reporter is available online


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