August 18, 2015

Be a part of Simple Beginnings

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine's first-year Ph.D. students are embarking on an exciting time in their lives and careers this fall as they begin their biomedical sciences research at Vanderbilt University.

Staff and faculty have the special opportunity to welcome them to our community by making a gift to sponsor the Simple Beginnings ceremony.

For every $100 gift, you can sponsor a new doctoral student’s lab coat. Each contribution will go to the Simple Beginnings Fund to support this special event on Aug. 27.

Surplus funds benefit the Young Biomedical Research Scholar Fund supporting Ph.D. students in the biomedical sciences. Those who want to show their support may do so by making a gift at