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2018 Hidden VUMC Figures Nominations

July 13, 2018

On October 29, 2018, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and VUMC Human Resources will present the second Hidden VUMC Figures event in Light Hall 208. This event supports our firm belief that it is imperative to acknowledge ALL members of this large community who have helped advance our medical center to its internationally recognized status. As in last year’s inaugural event, we welcome attendance from all parts of the medical center.

Debra Barksdale, PhD to give MLK Day Lecture on Jan. 15

December 15, 2017

Debra J. Barksdale, PhD, FNP-BC, CNE, FAANP, FAAN, Professor & Associate Dean of Academic Programs at Virginia Commonwealth University will present the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Lecture, "RISE: An Instance of Becoming Higher" on Monday, January 15, 2018 in 208 Light Hall (Vanderbilt University Medical Center) from 12:00-1:00 PM.

Brian Williams, MD to speak in Flexner Deans' Lecture Series

September 1, 2016

On September 29, 2016, Brian Williams, MD, Assistant Professor of Surgery at University of Texas Southwestern, will speak on the topic "Violence in America As Viewed Through the Lens of a Trauma Surgeon: July 7, 2016-Dallas ,Texas." Williams is also a trauma surgeon at UT Southwestern Medical Center. The lecture will be held in 208 Light Hall.