April 30, 2015

Vanderbilt University will establish the Levi Watkins Jr., M.D. Chair, to be awarded to a medical school faculty member who is a leader in diversity, in honor of the 1970 graduate of the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (VUSM) who died earlier this month. Read more...

VUMC again among "100 Great Hospitals"


Vanderbilt University Medical Center has once again been named among the "100 Great Hospitals in America" by "Becker's Hospital Review" and is the only health facility in Tennessee to make the list. Read more...

Team tracks how kidney responds to blood pressure meds


Changes in the kidney can limit the blood pressure-lowering effects of thiazide diuretics, a new study reports. Read more...

New Elevate town hall series is going on now


For the next few days, members of Vanderbilt University Medical Center's leadership team will hold a series of 45-minute town hall presentations that all faculty and staff are encouraged to attend. Read more...

Spring Faculty Meeting set for Tuesday, May 19


The annual Vanderbilt University School of Medicine spring faculty meeting, including the announcement and presentation of VUSM faculty awards, will be held Tuesday, May 19, in 208 Light Hall. Read more...

VUMC participating in community disaster drill, Saturday, May 2


Vanderbilt University Medical Center will take part in a full-scale community disaster drill along with numerous emergency response and community agencies on Saturday, May 2 from 9 a.m. until noon. Read more...

Vanderbilt retirement plan transition is complete


Vanderbilt's retirement plan transition is complete. You can now enjoy the convenience of managing your account in one place with more online features. 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...