Reporter Nov 20 2020

Collaborative Vanderbilt Lung Institute launches

Nashville lights up the night to support Children’s Hospital

Why does COVID-19 seem to spare children? Vanderbilt University Medical Center study offers an answer 

Researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) and their colleagues have determined a key factor as to why COVID-19 appears to infect and sicken adults and older people preferentially while seeming to spare younger children. 

Peterson tapped to direct VUMC’s Center for Precision Medicine

Mencio named president-elect of orthopaedic surgery board

V Scholar Award to support Byndloss’ cancer research

Mariana Byndloss, DVM, PhD, assistant professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, has received a V Scholar Award to support her studies of the links between obesity, the gut microbiome and colorectal cancer.