MyVU HR News

  • Vanderbilt University

    Wellcast: Is my spending an addiction?

    Listen to the Employee Assistance Program interview local therapist, Michael Murphy LCSW, about the dangers of emotional spending.  Read More

    Jul 17, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Vandy Walks: ‘Sustainability Campus Tour’ July 17

    This month’s "Vandy Walks" tour will feature a guided tour of Vanderbilt’s sustainable campus features on July 17 from noon to 12:45 p.m. Read More

    Jul 12, 2018

  • newborn baby

    Babies and You: ‘Caring for your newborn’ July 19

    Health Plus wants to support you in having a healthy pregnancy by offering Babies & You, a prenatal education program to encourage early and consistent prenatal care.The program is offered to Vanderbilt faculty/staff, spouses, or dependent children. Read More

    Jul 11, 2018

  • A caregiver talking to a wheelchair-bound patient

    Boomers, Elders and More: How to talk to your loved one’s heath care provider

    Join Kanah Lewallen DNP, AGPCNP-BC with Vanderbilt School of Nursing as she discusses how a caregiver and care receiver can get the most out of their appointments with their health care provider.  Read More

    Jul 11, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    All three steps of Go for the Gold 2018 are available

    Vanderbilt’s award-winning three-step Go for the Gold program can help you achieve a healthier and more productive life by identifying health risks and taking action to reduce those risks. Read More

    Jul 3, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    TASTE Challenge registration open

    Enjoy the TASTE of eating right through a ten week experience of preparing delicious food, saving money, and minimizing your time in the kitchen. Register by midnight July 17 to begin the 10 week TASTE Challenge on July 19. Read More

    Jun 27, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Vandy Cooks: ‘Healthy beef appetizers’ July 11

    The Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center and Health Plus present, Vandy Cooks: Healthy Appetizers with Beef, on Wednesday, July 11 from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. in the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center Teaching Kitchen. Read More

    Jun 25, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Benefitexpress holiday hours began June 29

    On Friday, June 29, benefitexpress will be closing at 1 p.m. (including Customer Care) and will resume normal hours the following business day. In addition, on Wednesday, July 4, the benefitexpress offices will be closed in observance of Independence Day. Read More

    Jun 22, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Watch highlights video from Employee Appreciation Picnic

    The Employee Appreciation Picnic, “Under the Big Top,” was the first independently hosted Employee Appreciation picnic to thank all university employees for their hard work throughout the year. The event featured multiple food trucks with a variety of cultural foods as well as games.  Read More

    Jun 20, 2018

  • Farmers' market

    Nashville Farmers’ Market returns to campus through Oct. 25

    The Nashville Farmers' Market returned to Vanderbilt's campus June 7 and will be held every Thursday through Oct. 25 with new hours: 1:30 to 5 p.m. The market is located on Medical Center Plaza outside Langford Auditorium. Read More

    Jun 14, 2018

  • Elderly woman holding hands with young caretaker

    Boomers, Elders and More: What is home health care?

    Come hear Kerry Gillihan, CEO of Vanderbilt Home Care Services on Wednesday, June 20th from noon to 1 p.m. as he talks about home health care. Kerry will talk about the history of home health services that Vanderbilt Home Care offers, and how home health care can assist families with transitional care. Read More

    Jun 13, 2018

  • mother and baby

    Babies and You: ‘Postpartum Care’ June 21

    Health Plus wants to support you in having a healthy pregnancy by offering Babies & You, a prenatal education program to encourage early and consistent prenatal care.The program is offered to Vanderbilt faculty/staff, spouses, or dependent children. Read More

    Jun 13, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Wellcast: Benefits of ‘Know Your Numbers’ program

    Robby Bishop of Health Plus and Rosie Mosley of the Vanderbilt Information Management Department discuss the Know Your Numbers program, a biometrics measurement program that is a benefit for faculty and staff. . Read More

    Jun 13, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Wellcast: I am not my diagnosis

    One in five American adults experience some form of mental illness each year. In this EAP Wellcast, Rosemary Cope, EAP Counselor, and Emma Finn, LMFT, RN-BC discuss how a diagnosis of a mental health condition can mark a new beginning of a happy and productive life rather define or diminish a person and what they can contribute to society. Read More

    Jun 12, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Farmer’s Market Returns to VUMC Plaza

    The Nashville Farmers' Market is held every Thursday through October 25 with new hours from 1:30-5:00 p.m. The market is located on the medical center plaza outside Langford Auditorium. Read More

    Jun 11, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Wellcast: Medication safety and disposal

    Listen to Brandi Jacobs, PharmD with Vanderbilt Medical Group, speak with Occupational Health about prescription medication safety and proper medication disposal. Read More

    Jun 6, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Vandy Walks: Outdoor art tour June 13

    Looking for the perfect lunch break? Join Vandy Walks for a guided walk around Vanderbilt. Each walk has a fascinating theme, interesting sights, and involves a lovely stroll. Led by faculty and staff, Vandy Walks is a walking series brought to you by Health Plus and the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center. Read More

    Jun 6, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    First two steps of Go for the Gold are available

    Vanderbilt's award-winning three-step Go for the Gold program can help you achieve a healthier and more productive life by identifying health risks and taking action to reduce those risks. Read More

    Jun 6, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Get $10 off personal training session with new Rec membership

    Start a new membership at the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center between June 1 and July 31 to receive $10 off a 60-minute personal training session. Read More

    Jun 1, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    Vanderbilt teaching kitchen featured on website

    Vanderbilt University's teaching kitchen, housed at the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center, is the subject of an article on the Teaching Kitchen Collaborative, a website dedicated to "advancing personal and public health through culinary literacy and integrative lifestyle transformation." Read More

    May 24, 2018