September 16, 2005

Hurricane Katrina relief efforts continue

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Demikia Sawyers of Environmental Services parties on the dance floor with some of her co-workers during Monday’s Night Owl Howl party for those who work the night shift. For more photos from the Howl, and a list of this week’s Employee Celebration Month events, see page 6.
photo by Dana Johnson

The Middle Tennessee Medical Reserve Corps, housed at Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, continues to accept medical supply donations at Municipal Auditorium and is scheduling medical volunteers at the Crievewood Baptist Church Red Cross Shelter.

For more information visit: or call 322-7639. Medical personnel are also being processed to potentially be deployed to the Gulf Coast region.

Vine Hill Community Clinic, operated by VUSN, continues to offer special clinic hours for Katrina victims in need of care on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5-8 p.m. For more information on this program, call 292-9770.

The Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center continues to open its doors to displaced cancer patients from Hurricane Katrina, and is currently caring for several patients from the region. For more information, call (800) 811-8480.