Through the Eyes

Our Through the Eyes video series allows you to learn more about our department and how we work, and, just as important, who we are as people.

Wonder Drake - Assistant Professor

John Sergent, MD, Vice Chair Emeritus for Education, Co-Director, Residency Program

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Katie D. White MD, PhD

Katie D. White MD, PhD

Science and service aren’t mutually exclusive concepts to Katie White — they’re mutually reinforcing.

Ways To Give

To the Vanderbilt University Medical Center Department of Medicine

Your generous donations and gifts help strengthen our educational, research and patient care programs. The Department of Medicine strives to provide the highest quality of care while at the same time advancing the understanding of disease. Your contributions large and small keep Vanderbilt on the leading edge of world-class health care and discovery. We appreciate your support and look forward to hearing from you.


Lovly elected to American Society for Clinical Investigation

Christine Lovly, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor of Medicine and Cancer Biology at Vanderbilt, has been elected to The American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI).


Blood type link to cancer survival

After conducting the largest ABO blood type study to date, which included 694 patients, Alicia Beeghly-Fadiel, MPH, Ph.D., and colleagues reported in PLOS ONE that ovarian cancer cases with type A blood were associated with significantly longer survival.

Fast Facts

Vanderbilt University Hospital has one of the most advanced electronic systems in the nation for both order entry and for its EMR.