Author: Vanderbilt News and Communications
Nov. 11, 2019—Jeffrey Upperman, MD, a national leader in pediatric trauma and disaster preparedness, has joined Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt as surgeon-in-chief and chair of the Department of Pediatric Surgery. He started Nov. 1.
Nov. 7, 2019—GE Healthcare has awarded researchers in the Vanderbilt University Institute of Imaging Science $2.5 million in funding to develop PET tracer that will determine the effectiveness of immunotherapy in patients early in their treatment course.
Nov. 7, 2019—Travis Osterman, DO, MS, has been awarded a Microsoft Investigator Fellowship.
Nov. 4, 2019—Sleep experts published a JAMA Neurology commentary in which they recap large epidemiological studies to advocate for ending the practice.
Nov. 4, 2019—Nominations are being sought for the following 2020 Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Faculty Awards: The School of Medicine Awards for Excellence in Teaching The School of Medicine Awards for Extraordinary Performance of Clinical Service The School of Medicine Awards for Outstanding Contributions to Research Award recipients are nominated by their faculty colleagues and chosen...
Oct. 31, 2019—Interventions that impact the timing of recovery following acute injury may improve future outcomes for patients.