Kyla Terhune

  • Kyla Terhune (Vanderbilt University)

    Kyla Terhune named to senior GME leadership role

    Kyla Terhune, associate professor of surgery and director of the Surgery Residency Training Program in the Section of Surgical Sciences at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, has been named vice president for educational affairs for VUMC and associate dean for graduate medical education for Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Her appointment is effective July 1. Read More

    Feb 28, 2019

  • Vanderbilt University

    Student creates abdomen model to assist surgical trainees

    George Washington University biomedical engineering student Sydney Bailes spent her summer carefully creating silicone layers of precise consistencies, and she hopes to spend winter break continuing work on the project that can one day help junior surgical trainees practice a critical skill — inserting surgical instruments for abdominal surgeries. Read More

    Sep 28, 2017

  • Vanderbilt University

    Drake and Terhune named Chancellor’s Higher Education Fellows

    Dr. Wonder Drake and Dr. Kyla Terhune have been named as the 2017-18 Chancellor’s Higher Education Fellows, Chancellor Nicholas S. Zeppos announced today. Read More

    Sep 5, 2017

  • Simeng Miao (left) and Dr. Kyla Terhune

    Class of 2015: Simeng Miao finds encouragement in mentorship and research

    When Simeng Miao was a first-year student living in Hank Ingram House, she often spent Friday evenings in the residence of faculty head of house Dr. Kyla Terhune. For Miao, who had long dreamed of becoming a physician, the relationship was significant. Read More

    Apr 23, 2015

  • Vanderbilt University

    Terhune to direct General Surgery residency program

    The General Surgery residency program at Vanderbilt School of Medicine is getting a new program director, but it won’t be a new face. Read More

    Dec 11, 2014

  • Vanderbilt University

    Doctor in the House

    From coaching medical students to breaking bread with the freshmen who share her address, every hour of Kyla Terhune’s busy life offers a teachable moment. Read More

    Apr 2, 2012