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Vermund receives 2015 MLK Award

Sten Vermund, M.D., Ph.D., Amos Christie Professor of Global Health and director of the Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, was presented with the Martin Luther King, Jr. Award on Monday, January 19, 2015 during the annual lecture that honors the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. Each year the award is presented to…

Posted by News on January 22, 2015 in News Posts, ,


Vanderbilt Tuberculosis Center (VTC) releases 2014 Annual Report

Established in 2012 as a joint effort between the Division of Infectious Diseases within the Department of Medicine and the Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, the Vanderbilt Tuberculosis Center is a focal point for collaborative efforts and tuberculosis research with an emphasis on epidemiology, clinical trials, and translational research. The Center works to cultivate and…

Posted by News on January 16, 2015 in News Posts, , , ,

Vanderbilt International Journal Club Announces 2015 Meeting Topics

The Vanderbilt International Journal Club (VIJC) is a quarterly forum for faculty, residents, fellows, and medical students from all disciplines interested in international health care issues. 2015 Schedule Download PDF flyer: VIJC 2015 Global Data: February 9, 2015, 6:30 pm Hosted by Dr. Matthew McEvoy and the Department of Anesthesiology Global Research Ethics Review: June 1,…

Posted by News on January 16, 2015 in News Posts, , ,


VIDEO: Researchers from the VZNIGHT program, the Wright lab and the Haselton lab develop a device to enhance existing malaria tests in Zambia

Posted by News on January 14, 2015 in News Posts, , ,


2015 VU Global Health Case Competition set for February 7

Posted by News on January 13, 2015 in News Posts, ,