The Communications and Design Team

The purpose of the Communications and Design Team is to develop and execute a strategic communications plan that promotes and supports the Department of Radiology's mission, vision and goals. 
 
The office of communication manages internal and external communication with the overall purpose of establishing and maintaining the positive perception of the department, and to promote and protect the department’s reputation as the leader within the radiological sciences industry. Our strategic communications plan utilizes a variety of platforms, venues and methods to ensure the expertise, excellence and innovation of the department is recognized throughout the Vanderbilt system, the radiological sciences industry and the public.  
 
Rad Studio
Our state-of-the-art studio space, RAD Studio, is designed to inspire creativity, innovation and productivity for every phase of your project. From brainstorming to production, our team is available to provide the support you need. Click here to learn more about our space and how you can utilize it.
Request a Project

If you would like to work with our team on your next project, please submit your request via the Project Request form. Please allow 48 business hours for all requests to be reviewed, and for a member of our team to reach out to you for consultation. For questions, please email radcommunications@vumc.org.

Our Services
  • Consulting
  • Copyediting and proofreading 
  • Development of marketing and presentation materials (newsletters, posters, brochures, templates and more)

  • Graphic Design

  • Media Relations
  • Photography
  • Social Media

  • Videography
Our Creative Team

Krystyna BarnardKrystyna Barnard​
Email: krystyna.m.barnard@vumc.org 
Phone: (615) 875-7533
LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/krystynabarnard

Christy Latshaw

Christy Latshaw
Email: christy.latshaw@vumc.org
Phone: (615) 875-7534