Profiles

Jahangir Named a Vice President for Business Development

May 20, 2022 at 04:36 pm by Staff

Alex Jahangir, MD, MMHC, professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Medicine and executive medical director of the Trauma Patient Care Center, has been named a Vice President for Bu.... Read More

Upperman elected president-elect of the Surgical Infection Society

May 15, 2022 at 04:10 pm by Staff

by Christina Echegaray Jeffrey Upperman, MD, surgeon-in-chief of Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, has been elected president-elect of the Surgical I.... Read More

New Clinician Spotlight: Shailee Shah

May 15, 2022 at 04:04 pm by Staff

Shailee Shah, MD, MS, has joined Vanderbilt University Medical Center as an assistant professor in the Division of Neuroimmunology within the Department of Neurology.... Read More

Williams Honored by Society for Hospital Medicine

May 09, 2022 at 08:35 pm by Staff

by Christina Echegaray Derek Williams, MD, MPH, chief of the Division of Hospital Medicine in the Vanderbilt Department of Pediatrics, has received the 2022 Excellence in Res.... Read More

Nyman Named Center for Bone Biology Director

May 09, 2022 at 08:33 pm by Staff

by Emily Stembridge Jeffry Nyman, PhD, professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and research associate professor of Biomedical Engineering, has been named director of the Vanderbilt.... Read More

Patel Joins VWCH as its First Full-time Hand Surgeon

May 02, 2022 at 06:20 pm by Staff

by Emily Stembridge Shaan Patel, MD, has joined Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital (VWCH) as an assistant professor of Orthopaedic Surgery specializing in hand and upper extre.... Read More

VUMC Names Allen Imaging Clinical Service Center Medical Director

May 02, 2022 at 06:16 pm by Staff

by Emily Stembridge Laveil Allen, MD, assistant professor of Clinical Radiology and Radiological Sciences and assistant program director for the diagnostic radiology residenc.... Read More

Lehman Named to Receive Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science

Apr 22, 2022 at 09:46 am by Staff

Ruth Lehmann, PhD, director of the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and a world-renowned developmental geneticist, is the recipient of.... Read More

Ascension Saint Thomas Recognizes National Volunteer Week with a Spotlight on a Special Lady who Celebrates 50 Years of Service

Apr 18, 2022 at 09:17 am by Staff

50 years ago in 1972, Nashville's future looked bright as Opryland theme park opened its doors and the inaugural CMA Fest took place. It was also 50 years ago when Inge Crow,.... Read More

Students tap Splittgerber to receive Shovel Award for Outstanding Teaching

Apr 18, 2022 at 12:09 am by Staff

By Kathy Whitney Each year, the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine graduating fourth-year class honors one faculty member with the Shovel Award in recognition of the ex.... Read More