Tina Hartert

  • Vanderbilt University

    Study finds RSV may evade vaccines via rapid mutation

    A Vanderbilt study concluded that RSV’s ability to mutate rapidly to escape detection by the body’s immune system makes it more challenging to design and develop vaccines that can stop it from spreading. Read More

    Mar 9, 2023

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    Study to determine rate of novel coronavirus infection in U.S. children

    Researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center are leading a nationwide study to determine the rate of novel coronavirus infection in U.S. children and their families. Read More

    May 14, 2020

  • Vanderbilt University

    RSV-HRV viral interference

    RSV infection reduces the risk of infection with human rhinovirus, which could have implications for vaccine development and prevention strategies for viral respiratory tract infections in infants. Read More

    May 15, 2017

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    Childhood health influences focus of new NIH initiative

    The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently announced it will provide $157 million in awards to launch a multi-center, seven-year initiative that will investigate how exposure to environmental factors in early development — from conception through early childhood — influences the health of children and adolescents. Read More

    Sep 29, 2016

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    Team to study RSV’s role in asthma formation

    Investigators in the Division of Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine recently received a $4.5 million Asthma and Allergic Diseases Cooperative Research Center (AADCRC) grant from the National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID). Read More

    Jul 21, 2016

  • Medical societies honor four VUMC physicians

    Medical societies honor four VUMC physicians

    Four physicians from Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) have been elected to membership in two of the nation’s oldest and most respected medical honor societies — the Association of American Physicians (AAP) and the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI). Read More

    May 12, 2016

  • Vanderbilt University

    New awards honor contributions to translational research at VUMC

    Two physician-scientist leaders at Vanderbilt University Medical Center were honored last week with newly created awards for helping to build and nurture Vanderbilt’s vibrant culture of clinical and translational research. Read More

    Nov 5, 2015

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    Celebration honors nine new faculty chair holders

    A Sept. 3 celebration at the Student Life Center honored nine new faculty chair holders and recognized the support of generous donors. Read More

    Sep 5, 2014

  • Vanderbilt University

    Hartert to help lead Translational Science efforts

    Tina Hartert, M.D., MPH, professor of Medicine in the Division of Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, has been named assistant vice chancellor for Translational Science. Read More

    Jan 30, 2014

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    Curb Center names Creative Campus grant recipients

    (John Russell/Vanderbilt) Creativity. Innovation. Change. The Curb Center at Vanderbilt is pleased to announce the winners of its signature Creative Campus Innovation Grant Program, which provides Vanderbilt faculty, staff and students the opportunity to produce original ideas, experiment and innovate in the classroom, and harness their creativity… Read More

    Sep 14, 2012

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    Bronchiolitis in infants linked to mothers’ asthma, allergies

    Tina Hartert, M.D., MPH, left, Kathryn Miller, M.D., MPH, and Yarris Muhammed are on the team studying the links between rhinoviruses and bronchiolitis. (Mary Donaldson / Vanderbilt) An infant’s risk of developing bronchiolitis caused by human rhinoviruses (HRV), aka the common cold, is linked to whether the mother has allergies… Read More

    Feb 7, 2011