Sep. 11, 2012—Gretchen Geagan of Life-Links Geriatric Care Management will present “Transitions of Care” on Tuesday, Sept. 18.
Sep. 11, 2012—R. Alta Charo, the Warren P. Knowles Professor of Law and Bioethics at the University of Wisconsin Law School and a member of the Institute of Medicine, will discuss “Duties of Care, Rights of Conscience” at noon Friday, Sept. 21, in Light Hall, Room 208.
Sep. 7, 2012—A novel approach to improve location information to centimeter scale accuracy using the global positioning system has earned a Google Research Award for an engineering professor and his team.
Sep. 6, 2012—A new exploratory data mining technique for identifying important student learning behaviors and strategies is grabbing entrepreneurial interest and kudos from the international community.
Sep. 5, 2012—Want to register early for this year’s diabetes walks? Register, pick up your T-shirt and grab a snack all at one time at our two registration fairs Sept. 6 and 7. For more visit the Diabetes fair online.
Sep. 5, 2012—Richard Payne, the Esther Colliflower director of the Duke University Institute on Care at the End of Life and professor of medicine and divinity at Duke Divinity School, will talk about “The Imperative of Palliative Care: Meeting the Triple Aim for Quality Care for the Seriously Ill” on Thursday, Sept. 6, at 3:30 p.m.
Aug. 31, 2012—Registration is now open for the 2012 Walk To Cure Diabetes. Join the Vanderbilt team,
Aug. 30, 2012—Traffic in and around campus, as well as parking availability, will be affected by tonight’s big football home opener against South Carolina.
Aug. 28, 2012—Patient-centered medical homes and quality of care will be the subject of a Geriatrics and Gerontology Interest Group lunchtime lecture on Tuesday, Sept. 4.
Aug. 23, 2012—The School of Engineering has announced the appointments of a new department chair and three new faculty members.
Aug. 15, 2012—Great Performances at Vanderbilt continues to keep the Midsouth current with the world’s international performing trends in its 38th year. This season brings a four-event lineup that offers invigorating, soul-stirring spectacle while touching on current political and social issues.
Aug. 8, 2012—Public education is fundamental to the aims of promoting democracy, social efficiency, and social mobility, writes Claire Smrekar, associate professor of leadership, policy and organizations at Peabody.