Wound Care

  • Vanderbilt University

    Improving wound healing

    Vanderbilt researchers have shown that an injectable material improves wound healing and may be useful for large skin wounds such as those in patients with diabetes. Read More

    Nov 8, 2016

  • Vanderbilt University

    Wound healing society honors VUMC’s Davidson

    Jeff Davidson, Ph.D., professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, was honored last month at the joint 27th annual Symposium on Advanced Wound Care and Wound Healing Society meeting in Atlanta for “outstanding lifetime achievement in wound healing.” Read More

    May 26, 2016

  • PoraDerm Team

    Students receive national award to help commercialize wound-healing foam

    A pair of Vanderbilt graduate students has received a national award of $15,000 to pursue the development of an unique synthetic foam as a new treatment for deep skin wounds such as chronic foot ulcers caused by diabetes. Read More

    Oct 2, 2013