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VUH drive-through closed at night beginning May 12

May. 5, 2011—The Vanderbilt University Hospital drive-through off of Medical Center Drive will be closed at night beginning May 12.

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Referring Provider database is now streamlined

May. 5, 2011—For the first time ever, health care providers and their administrative team members can submit edits directly into the database that powers the Vanderbilt provider directory.

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Join the conversation about ‘Baby’s First Day’

May. 4, 2011—Vanderbilt Medical Center staff are featured on the new TLC program "Baby's First Day."

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Free head and neck cancer screenings May 6

May. 2, 2011—Lumps, bumps or sore spots on the head or neck or discomfort in the mouth and throat may be early symptoms of head and neck cancer. Vanderbilt will hold its annual free head and neck cancer screening and education event Friday, May 6, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC), the Vanderbilt...

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MRB IV evacuated after early morning fire; no injuries

May. 1, 2011—Police evacuated the MRB IV building early Thursday after a gas leak was detected in one room on the eighth floor of a laboratory building and contained. The leak, caused by a faulty freon compressor, was contained in Room 8424 of the building. The incident began about 6:40 a.m. The building was reopened at about...

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Convenient mammograms for faculty and staff available at two locations

Apr. 28, 2011—Walk-in mammogram screenings are conveniently available at The Vanderbilt Clinic and One Hundred Oaks.

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TLC show filmed at VUMC to begin airing Monday, May 2

Apr. 28, 2011—After nearly five months of filming last fall and winter, Vanderbilt University Medical Center will once again be the subject of a new reality TV series scheduled to debut on TLC Monday, May 2, at 1 p.m.

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Shalom Foundation, VU establish Guatemala clinic

Apr. 28, 2011—Surgeons, nurses and staff at Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt helped open a long-awaited and much-needed surgical facility during a recent mission trip to Guatemala.

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Bentley named assistant vice chancellor for Center for Technology Transfer and Commercialization

Apr. 28, 2011—Alan Bentley, director of Commercialization for Cleveland Clinic Innovations with the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, has been named assistant vice chancellor of Technology Transfer and Intellectual Property Development.

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Vanderbilt gets Start! Fit-friendly Companies Award

Apr. 27, 2011—For the fourth consecutive year Vanderbilt has been recognized by the American Heart Association with its Platinum Level Start! Fit-friendly Companies Award.

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Blood drive May 3, 18

Apr. 26, 2011—Blood drives will be held on campus May 3 and May 18.

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Critical care nurse, Angel Carter, saves life of local basketball coach

Apr. 25, 2011—As the wife of Lipscomb High School’s basketball coach, David Carter, Angel Carter counted herself rivals with Joey Spann, basketball coach for Goodpasture Christian School.

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