March of Dimes Honors 17 Area Nurses

Feb 12, 2019 at 02:23 pm by Staff

As 2018 drew to a close, nurses from throughout Middle Tennessee gathered at Belmont University to celebrate the ninth annual March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Awards. The gala.... Read More

Vanderbilt Comments on Patient Error, CMS Corrective Action Plan

Nov 29, 2018 at 03:38 pm by Staff

Following a medication error last December that resulted in a patient death, Vanderbilt University Medical Center faced scrutiny by CMS, which could have potentially imp.... Read More

AMA Celebrates Five Years of VUSM Education Innovation

Jul 10, 2018 at 02:32 pm by Staff

On June 5, representatives from the American Medical Association's Accelerating Change in Medical Education (ACE) leadership team visited Vanderbilt University School of Medic.... Read More

Nashville Biosciences Launches

May 09, 2018 at 09:58 am by Staff

VUMC Harnesses Power of Genomic, Bioinformatics Resources Last month, officials with Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) announced the creation of a wholly owned subs.... Read More

Heart Monitor

Feb 07, 2018 at 01:52 pm by Staff

Nashville hospitals are bringing the latest in cardiac care to Middle Tennessee. Below is a brief roundup of some of the recent news of note. Mark Your Calendar TriStar Heal.... Read More

March of Dimes Honors Outstanding Middle Tennessee Nurses at Annual Gala

Jan 15, 2018 at 02:28 pm by Staff

Now in it's eighth year, the March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Awards recently honored 17 outstanding leaders who embody compassion and professional excellence across 16 catego.... Read More

Novel Knee Surgery Uses Patient's Regrown Cartilage Cells

Oct 05, 2017 at 09:48 am by Staff

Vanderbilt's Scott Arthur, MD, recently performed the state's first knee surgery using a newly approved implant containing a patient's regrown cartilage cells. Trademarked und.... Read More

New Antiviral Drug Inhibits Epidemic SARS, MERS & More

Sep 11, 2017 at 02:16 pm by Staff

A new antiviral drug candidate inhibits a broad range of coronaviruses, including the SARS and MERS coronaviruses, a multi-institutional team of investigators recently reporte.... Read More

VUMC Studying Potential Approach to Reverse Precancerous Stomach Lesions

Jun 14, 2017 at 01:11 pm by Staff

Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) cancer researcher James Goldenring, MD, PhD, has received a two-year, $200,000 grant from the DeGregorio Family Foundation in Pleas.... Read More

Vanderbilt Joins Cutting-Edge Obesity Research Network

Apr 19, 2017 at 02:26 pm by Staff

Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) is one of four centers receiving a $15 million, four-year research award from the American Heart Association to provide cutting-edg.... Read More