Templates and Related Resources

  • Preparation

    There are various VUMC templates available on the VUMC branded products page, under “VUMC Presentation Poster Templates.”

    Need a poster printed? Basic Sciences offers a service (but please be aware that it’s not a last-minute option): Poster Printing

    Edge for Scholars best resources list (design tips, etc.)


    Session organization

    If you plan to host a poster session on-site or online and need administrative assistance/insights, email biostatadmin[at]vumc.org to initiate discussion. 

    Online poster session platforms we have worked with include Gathertown (for SMI 2022) and Accelevents (for useR! 2022, in conjunction with Linux Foundation) 

  • Department digital letterhead (as of 2022; Microsoft Word template)

    (10.2.2022 The download is not cooperating with all systems; Peg is investigating; contact her to get the file sent to you.)

  • VU


    Department name: Whitney SemiBold or Trebuchet Regular (see 2018 style guide for further guidance; its URLs and some details are obsolete, but general principles still mostly in force)

    Preferred fonts for emails: Calibri, Arial, Helvetica, Trebuchet

    When in doubt, consult Digital Engagement and Design (aka VUMC Marketing). Our trademark manager is Shelly Johnson.