Comprehensive List of Vanderbilt Research Cores and Shared Resources

Vanderbilt University Medical Center Research Core Facilities:
Email any questions or concerns to VUMCcores@vumc.org
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Core Contact Billing Application
Analytical Resource Center

 Vladimir Babaev

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.

Biostatistics Collaboration Center

 Audrey Carvajal

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.
BioVU 

 Jonathan Fleming

iLab
Cardiovascular Lipid & Lipoprotein Core  Kim West VUMC C.O.R.E.S.
Cardiovascular Physiology Core (CPC)

 Lin Zhong

iLab
Cardiovascular Translational and Clinical Research Core (CLTCR)

 Kelsey Tomasek

iLab

Center for Experiential Learning & Assessment (CELA)

  • PHS/STP
  • SAS

 Jennifer Ray

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.

Center for AIDS Research (CFAR)

​ Bev Woodward

iLab

Clinical Research Center (CRC)

  • CRC Adult Facilities Core
  • CRC Pediatric Facilities Core 

 Jennifer Adams

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.
Clinical Trials Radiology Support Core

 Rebekah Smith

iLab

Clinical Trials Shared Resource 

  • Clinical Trails Shared Resource (CTSR)
  • Clinical Trials Clinical Processing Core

 

iLab
Cooperative Human Tissue Network (CHTN)

 Kerry Wiles

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.
Data Coordinating Center

 Lindsay O'Neal

iLab

Diet, Body Composition and Human Metabolism Core

 Heidi Silver

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.

Digital Histology Shared Resource

 Joseph Roland

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.
Division of Animal Care

 DACbilling@vumc.org

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.
Eicosanoid Core

 Ginger Milne

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.
Energy Balance Core

 Maciej Buchowski

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.

Environmental Health & Safety

  • Dosimetry
  • Hazardous Waste
  • RAM Purchasing

 Stacey Moore

iLab

Epidemiology Shared Resources

 

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.

Flow Cytometry Shared Resource

 Kevin Weller

 iLab
Free Radicals in Medicine Core (FRIM)

 Sergey Dikalov

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.
Health Policy 
  • Computer Recharge Center (Prev. Med. Computer)
  • EIP Server
VUMC C.O.R.E.S.

Health Services Research Cores

CTSA Supported Cores

  • Meharry-Vanderbilt Community Engaged Research Core 

Megan Cook, HSR Manager

 

 
Hormone Assay and Analytical Services Core

 Dale Edgerton

iLab Solutions
Human Metabolic Physiology Core  John Koethe Coming Soon (iLab)
Human Research Protection Program (HRPP)

 Jan Zolkower

iLab Solutions

Innovative Translational Research Shared Resource (ITR)

 Kimberly Dahlman

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.

Institute of Imaging Science (VUIIS)

 

iLab
Integrative Data and Services Core (IDASC)

 Louise Cronje

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.

Investigational Drug Service

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.
Islet Procurement and Analysis Core

 Marcela Brissova 

iLab
Kennedy Center Core Services

 Tim Stafford

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.
Lipid Core  Carla Harris iLab
Metabolic Kitchen Core  Heidi Silver VUMC C.O.R.E.S.

Molecular Cell Biology Resource Cores

 

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.
Phenotyping and PheWAS Core

 Janey Wang

iLab Solutions

Rat Metabolic Physiology Core

 Tiffany Farmer

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.
Research Informatics (VICC)

 Scott Sobecki

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.
Sleep Research Core

 Melissa Francis

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.
S.R. Light Laboratory Surgical Facility  Phillip Williams  
Translational Pathology Shared Resource

 Sherry Smith

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.
Vanderbilt Coordinating Center  Bree Burks iLab
VANGARD - VANderbilt Technologies for Advanced Genomics Analysis and Research Design

 Lana Olson

iLab

VANTAGE - Vanderbilt Technologies for Advanced Genomics

  • Biobanking Services & Low-Throughput Genotyping

  • Sequencing, High-Throughput Genotyping & Expression Services

 Karen Beeri

 iLab
VICC Biochemistry Tissue Core  Kim Johnson VUMC C.O.R.E.S.
VUMC Pharmacy Research Drugs  Temisia Brown iLab
Zebrafish Aquatic Facility (Z-CORE)

 Ela Knapik

VUMC C.O.R.E.S.

Vanderbilt University Research Core Facilities:

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