September 18, 2018

After serving as the department's leader for more than 15 years, Samuel A. Santoro, MD, PhD, the Dorothy B. and Theodore R. Austin Professor and Chair of the Department of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, will step down from his role as the department's chair after the completion of a national search to identify his successor. Read more...

VUMC Office of Engagement expands role; Strategic Marketing to report to Dill


Stuart Dill, Vanderbilt University Medical Center's Director of the Office of Engagement, has been named Senior VP, Medical Center Engagement with an expanded leadership role, including oversight of VUMC's Strategic Marketing Department. Read more...

Sarah Carpenter learned a lot working for "The Simpsons." At Vanderbilt, she applies that knowledge to autism research.


Carpenter was animation production coordinator, among other jobs, at "The Simpsons" for three years across four seasons of the series. She says that the skills she honed while working on the show were valuable training for the role she holds now. Read more...

Flulapalooza set for Sept. 26


Faculty, staff, students and volunteers from the Medical Center and Vanderbilt University are encouraged to receive a flu shot during the 12-hour event. Read more...

The Modern Mobile Workforce: Bonus part 5


Our new Mobile Device Management (MDM) platform will protect Medical Center data on mobile devices while enabling employees to securely access VUMC data and resources from their personal devices. Here are five ways VUMC Enterprise Cybersecurity has prepared the MDM enrollment experience to be as easy as possible for you. (from VUMC Enterprise Cybersecurity) Read more...

Construction at Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital closes bridge entryways


Starting Monday, Sept. 17, at 7 a.m., the exterior walkway connecting the two bridge entries into Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt will be closed for approximately four weeks. Read more...

VUMC in the news


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