National Wear Red Day and Campus Walk is Feb. 3

Matt Schorr
January 26, 2017



NASHVILLE, Tenn. Friday, Feb. 3, 2017, is National Wear Red Day and Campus Walk. Everyone is encouraged to walk, wear red, raise their voices, know their cardiovascular risk and take action to live longer, healthier lives.

The Campus Walk begins at noon on the fifth floor, Old Hospital in the Center for Women's Health. Light refreshments will be served following the walk, along with a tour of the Center and all services provided.

Don't forget to wear your red!


About the Meharry-Vanderbilt Alliance

Founded in 1999, the Alliance bridges the institutions of Meharry Medical College and Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Its mission is to enrich learning and advance clinical research in three primary areas -- community engagement, interprofessional education and research -- by developing and supporting mutually beneficial partnerships between Meharry Medical College, Vanderbilt University Medical Center and the communities they serve. Through community engagement, the Alliance serves a large community of stakeholders including surrounding universities and colleges, community organizations, faith-based outlets and community health centers. Its interprofessional education enhances students' interdisciplinary understanding and improves patient outcomes through integrated care. The research conducted provides access to experienced grant writers and materials supporting the grant application process and facilitates grant-writing workshops.