April 25, 2019

Becker's Hospital Review has once again named Vanderbilt University Medical Center as one of the "100 great hospitals in America." Read more...

Donna Oates of Dermatology named VUMC's Administrative Professional of the Year


When asked about her day-to-day work priorities, Oates talks about interactions among colleagues and about service. "It's so important to find the joy of saying hello, calling each person by his or her name," she said. Read more...

Flag-raising ceremony honors organ donors, families


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Asian nations in early tobacco epidemic: study


Asian countries are in the early stages of a tobacco smoking epidemic with habits mirroring those of the United States from past decades, setting the stage for a spike in future deaths from smoking-related diseases. Read more...

Study merges big data and zebrafish biology to reveal mechanisms of human disease


In a series of studies that volleyed between large databases and research in zebrafish, Vanderbilt investigators have discovered a link between vascular biology and eye disease. Read more...

QuizTime opportunity to improve opioid prescribing and pain management


In conjunction with the Tennessee Department of Health, VUMC faculty have created a new QuizTime course that is being piloted this month. Read more...

VUMC's health purchasing collaborative saves participants significant costs -- part of it at a small hospital in Minnesota


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Stories from this week's VUMC Reporter are available now


Stories from this week's edition of the VUMC Reporter are now posted. Read more...