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Harvard immunologist Springer next up in Discovery Lecture Series

Timothy Springer, PhD, a world leader in structural biology and immunology, will deliver the next Discovery Lecture on Thursday, Feb. 8. His presentation, “Immunology, medicine, and the soul of the integrin machine,” begins at 4 p.m. in 208 Light Hall and will also be livestreamed.

Keith Obstein receives inaugural Brock Family Center Innovator of the Year Award

November 17, 2023 — Keith Obstein, MD, MPH, professor of Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and professor of Mechanical Engineering at Vanderbilt University, has received the inaugural Innovator of the Year Award from the Brock Family Center for Applied Innovation in recognition of his achievements in developing and commercializing a magnetic, flexible colonoscopy system with the potential to provide a safer alternative to standard colonoscopy.

Academics, entrepreneurs gather for first annual AI event

September 26, 2023 — On Sept. 20, artificial intelligence experts from industry and from Vanderbilt gathered at Langford Auditorium on the VUMC campus for the first annual Healthcare Artificial Intelligence Sessions, or HAIS 23, sponsored by the Brock Family Center.