September 25, 2018

VUMC in the news

A roundup of a few recent stories from the press about Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

NPR’s KPCC (Southern California Public Radio) “AirTalk” with Larry Mantle interviewed Colin Walsh, MD, assistant professor of Biomedical Informatics, for a story about the current state of Vanderbilt AI suicide risk prevention efforts.  

Washington Post reporter Lena Sun and WebMD reporter Alicia Barney interviewed William Schaffner, MD, professor of Preventive Medicine, for a stories about the flu vaccine.

CBS News reporter Ellee Watson interviewed Stephen Patrick, MD, director, Center for Child Health Policy, for a story about the potential effectiveness of the opioid recovery act of 2018 and whether or not this legislation has the necessary provisions.