Nashville Collaborative

  • Vanderbilt University

    New program to help children learn healthy cooking habits

    The Nashville Collaborative, a partnership between Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt and the Nashville Metropolitan Board of Parks and Recreation, is launching a new program called Teaching Kitchen Outreach. Read More

    Mar 1, 2018

  • Vanderbilt University

    GROWing obesity prevention trial

    See how community members– and Beyoncé– are helping to kick off a large, NIH funded, community-based study bent on the prevention of childhood obesity. Now excitement is building as Vanderbilt researchers work to recruit 600 families with pre-school aged children to participate in Grow Right Onto Wellness (GROW). For more… Read More

    Feb 12, 2013

  • Vanderbilt University

    VUCast Newscast: Healthy Inspiration

    This Week on VUCast, Vanderbilt’s online newscast: A healthy inspiration sparks a breakthrough program fighting childhood obesity. Is it the flu? A special tool to check your symptoms at home. Why this Vanderbilt student wants to be ‘King of the Nerds’ [vucastblurb]  … Read More

    Jan 25, 2013

  • Vanderbilt University

    VUCast: A Taste for the Tea Party?

    See new Vanderbilt research on who makes up a Tea Party supporter. Plus, learn what hip hop is doing for kid’s health and discover Vanderbilt’s ties to the new X-Men movie! [vucastblurb]… Read More

    Jul 8, 2011