Vanderbilt International Journal Club

The Vanderbilt International Journal Club (VIJC) is a quarterly forum for faculty, residents, fellows, and medical students from all disciplines interested in international health care issues. 

Questions? Contact Dr. Kelly McQueen or Katie Sweeney.


Upcoming Meetings:


OB in Global Health                                  

September 8, 2014, 6:30 pm                                          

Hosted by Dr. Melinda New and the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Location 407 Light Hall



Growing Appropriate ICU Care in Low Income Countries                      

December 15, 2014, 6:30 pm                                               

Hosted by Dr. Liza Weavind and the Anesthesiology Division of Critical Care

Location TBD


Past Meetings:


Global Pain

March 10, 2014, 6:30 pm

Hosted by Dr. Tracy Jackson and the Anesthesiology Division of Pain Medicine

Location: Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks 1st Floor Conference Room


Global Trauma                                                     

June 16, 2014, 6:30 pm                                        

Hosted by Dr. Addison May and the Division of Trauma & Surgical Critical Care

Location: Abbottsford Clubhouse, 124 Abbottsford, Nashville, TN 37215

After you turn off Abbott Martin into the Abbottsford neighborhood, go straight on the main road to the top of the hill. The clubhouse will be on the right after the road bends.



For further reading, Dr. Amina Merchant has identified the following articles as useful in discussing the global trauma burden, specifically improving prehospital care.

2014 Schedule


Download and Share!

Join Our Mailing List

Click here to e-mail Katie Sweeney if you would like to sign up to receive our emails!

This page was last updated August 21, 2014 and is maintained by