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New VUMC website designed with patients, caregivers in mind

Jun. 23, 2011—Vanderbilt University Medical Center’s website for patients, caregivers and the public – VanderbiltHealth.com – has undergone its first major redesign since the site launched in 2007.

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Employees’ artwork sought for contest and exhibit

Jun. 21, 2011—Registration is free, and there are cash prizes involved.

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Au Bon Pain opens at Medical Center Plaza

Jun. 21, 2011—Vanderbilt's newest dining option is now open.

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VUMC awarded $20M to coordinate science consortium

Jun. 14, 2011—Consortium will advance biomedical research nationwide.

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Requests to change ePassword are legitimate

Jun. 13, 2011—In order to comply with Vanderbilt’s annual password change requirement, everyone must change their ePassword annually.  All those who have not changed their password in the past year are strongly urged to do so right away.  As the annual expiration deadline approaches, account owners are sent daily e-mail reminders until the password is changed. There may be...

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Country music fans urged to beware the heat

Jun. 8, 2011—High temperatures could be dangerous to your health, so precautions should be taken.

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Department of Preventive Medicine will expand, be re-named

Jun. 2, 2011—After a storied history of achievement in the areas of teaching, research and advocacy in the fields of prevention and public health, Vanderbilt’s Department of Preventive Medicine is expanding and will be re-named.

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Faculty, staff invited to preview new VanderbiltHealth.com

Jun. 1, 2011—Vanderbilt University Medical Center’s website for health care consumers –VanderbiltHealth.com – has had a makeover, and Vanderbilt faculty and staff are invited to be among the first to preview the new site before its release. The site was developed using “data-driven design,” which incorporates input and insights from Google analytics of the site’s traffic, focus...

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Balser outlines goals at VUSM Spring Faculty Meeting

May. 26, 2011—At the School of Medicine Spring Faculty Meeting May 25, Jeff Balser, vice chancellor for health affairs and the dean of the School of Medicine, told a packed Light Hall audience that Vanderbilt has made significant progress toward its priority goals of endowed support for chairs and student scholarship, but there is still work to be done.

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Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt offers summer safety clinics

May. 24, 2011—The Children’s Hospital is partnering with Safe Kids Cumberland Valley to offer free youth sports safety clinics.

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‘U.S. News’ ranks Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt among nation’s best

May. 17, 2011—Once again the Monroe Carell Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt was recognized by the "U.S. News and World Report' children's hospital rankings.

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Vanderbilt University honors top students during Commencement

May. 13, 2011—Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos presented the Founder’s Medals to the top scholars from Vanderbilt University’s undergraduate and professional schools during Commencement on Friday, May 13.

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Recent Stories from VUMC News and Communications Publications

Betsy Williams has firsthand advice for parents on the fence about whether their adolescent children should be vaccinated for the common human papilloma virus (HPV), which can lead to six types of cancer.  Don’t hesitate. Do it.

Momentum

Betsy Williams has firsthand advice for parents on the fence about whether their adolescent children should be vaccinated for the common human papilloma virus (HPV), which can lead to six types of cancer. Don’t hesitate. Do it.

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

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