Topic: "TAVR Anesthetic Implications"
Presenter: Mias Pretorius
Location: MCE-NT 5053
Time: 6:10-6:55 AM
Topic: "Global Health Issues"
Presenter: Dr. Christopher Chanda
Location: VCH 4512
Presenter: Dr. Melissa Bellomy & Dr. Letha Mathews
Location: 4642 TVC
Reading: CHapter 6 Muller-Furell (2007), Crute (2012)
Topic: "Neurologic Complications"
Presenter: Dr. David Chestnut
Location: 4203 VUH
Reading: Chapter 32
CS 2.0 Ambassador Info-Sessions - All Invited
An ambassador is a representative who is motivated to create authentic and transparent communication. Register today in the Learning Exchange to attend a 15-minute info-session to learn details. (Search for CS 2.0 Ambassador.)
Benefits? Up-to-date information, a front-row seat in shaping VUMC culture, and access to professional and personal development in leadership and communication.
Multiple Sessions will be held across VUMC from Oct. 13-21.
In addition to working your endurance and cardiovascular system. This class work on building strength through the use of resistance band, free weights and body weight exercises. GREAT for all fitness levels.
An Occupational Health Nurse will be roaming VUH Critical Care Towers October 14, 2015 to provide MMR, Hep B, Tdap, flu shots, and TB skin tests to all Vanderbilt faculty and staff.
To find out where the Occupational Health Mobile Cart is stationed, please page our nurses at 831-4722.
An Occupational Health nurse will be available at the Patterson Street Child Care conference room from 9 - 10 a.m., October 13, to provide flu shots and TB skin tests to Child & Family Care staff only.
Mindfulness is a way of learning to relate directly to whatever is happening in your life, a way of taking charge of your life, a way of doing something for yourself that no one else can do for you — consciously and systematically working with your own stress, illness, and the challenges and demands of everyday life. The MBSR course schedule consists of eight weekly classes and one day-long class on a Saturday. This highly participatory, practical course includes:
Guided instruction in mindfulness meditation practices
NOTE: If you are an individual living with chronic pain, please be aware that we have a mindfulness class that is specifically designed for your situation (please refer to MAPPS groups on our website).
When: Tuesdays from 5:30-8 p.m. August 25–Oct 20.
Register: Sign up online at http://vanderbilthealth.com/osher/, select "Class Registration" or call 615-343-1170.
Quality Matters (QM) is a nationally recognized, faculty-centered, peer review process designed to demonstrate the quality of online courses and online components. VUSN has adopted the QM tools for developing, maintaining, and reviewing their online courses. For more information visit: https://www.qualitymatters.org/.
For the Spring Semester 2016 (January 1), all Blackboard classes will follow the QM Blackboard template. This workshop will help you with the transition to your Blackboard course. For more information about the process please visit: https://www.nursing.vanderbilt.edu/instructional/qualitymatters/index.html
"Our Response to Injustice: Opportunistic? Obligatory? Or Optional?"
14th Annual Levi Watkins, Jr. MD Lecture presented by Woodrow A. Myers, Jr., M.D., M.B.A., CEO of Corizon Health, a Brentwood-based provider of health care services at correctional facilities.
Topic: Regional Anesthesia
Presenter: Dr Jonathan Wanderer
Location 2810 TVC (OHO joining via Lync)
7th Annual Gerald S. Gotterer Health Professions Education Research Day (HPERD)
Presentations by the EDP Scholars from 12:00 - 1:00 pm, MCE 8380 A-B, Poster Presentations 1:00 - 3:00 pm, Light Hall North Lobby
Since 2009, Health Professions Education Research Day (HPERD) has celebrated and highlighted health professions education scholarship at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, School of Nursing, and throughout the Vanderbilt community. One afternoon in the fall, attendees hear about the research completed by Vanderbilt faculty members, students and residents. A keynote address is featured during the afternoon’s events.
Topic: "Resident Case Based Assessment"
Presenter: Puneet Mishra, MD
Location: One Hundred Oaks, Room 26113
Topic: "Anesthetic Considerations for Congenital Heart Disease"
Presenter: Dr. Scott Watkins
Location: VCH 5009
Reading: Ch 14, pp 291-305