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2018 a year of growth, achievement for VUMC

Dec. 20, 2018—The following is a roundup of the news that made headlines at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in 2018.

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VUMC again featured in multiple national rankings

Dec. 20, 2018—Vanderbilt University Medical Center placed highly in several national rankings, including the various rankings conducted by U.S. News and World Report during the past year.

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Additions, appointments strengthen Medical Center

Dec. 20, 2018—Zeena M. Abdulahad, joined VUMC on Sept. 1 as Executive Vice President and Chief Development Officer. She is responsible for creating a multi-year development plan that will help fund the Medical Center’s strategic priorities.   Matthew Bacchetta, MD, MBA, MA, joined the Department of Thoracic Surgery as an associate professor and the surgical director of...

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Achievements, accolades highlight past year at VUMC

Dec. 14, 2017—The following is a roundup of the news that made headlines at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in 2017.

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New appointments bolster VUMC’s missions

Dec. 14, 2017—New appointments, promotions bolster VUMC's missions.

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Medical Center shines in multiple national rankings

Dec. 14, 2017—Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) placed highly in several national rankings, including the various rankings conducted by U.S. News and World Report during the past year.

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Appointments in 2016 strengthen VUMC’s core missions

Dec. 15, 2016—Ronald David Alvarez, M.D., Ellen Gregg Shook Culverhouse Chair in the Division of Gynecologic Oncology and vice chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, was named chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC). Alvarez succeeded Howard Jones III, M.D., Betty...

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Medical Center honored in multiple national rankings during the year

Dec. 15, 2016—Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) placed highly in several national rankings, including the various rankings conducted by U.S. News and World Report during the past year.

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2016 a year of milestones, accomplishments for VUMC

Dec. 15, 2016—The following is a roundup of the news that made headlines at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in 2016.

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Year in Review 2015: Medical Center recognized in multiple national rankings

Dec. 17, 2015—During the past year, Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) placed highly in several of the various rankings conducted by U.S. News and World Report.

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Year in Review 2015: Leadership appointments bolster VUMC’s mission

Dec. 17, 2015—Numerous key leadership roles at Vanderbilt University Medical Center were filled during the past year.

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Year in Review 2015: Achievements, milestones abound at VUMC

Dec. 17, 2015—The following is a roundup of the news that made headlines at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in 2015.

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Recent Stories from VUMC News and Communications Publications

Keeping pace: Nashville, once a mid-size city with a Southern small-town feel, is experiencing explosive growth.

Vanderbilt Medicine

Keeping pace: Nashville, once a mid-size city with a Southern small-town feel, is experiencing explosive growth.

VUMC campus

VUMC campus

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine entrance

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine entrance

Vanderbilt University Adult Hospital with helipad

Vanderbilt University Adult Hospital with helipad

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