A Children’s Hospital parking valet taught himself origami art so he could share it with children. For one little boy, that simple gesture means everything.
Coming in for treatment is hard for 5-year-old Ollie Faircloth, but seeing valet Mohamed Elshami brings a smile every time. Ollie calls Mohamed his friend. Mohamed calls Ollie his hero.
Jonathan Dow’s simple gestures, compassion go a long way to help families
"His calmness and kindness helps create a culture of encouragement with everyone he comes in contact with."
Children’s Hospital pharmacy technician Delveen Said keeps focus on caring for families
“We don’t know what our customers are going through. It’s my job to have the very best attitude that I can for them.”
Cheri Frazier’s treatment for a brain tumor, and return to work afterward, illuminates her passion to treat others like family
“My philosophy is, I am a patient myself. What if someone is in pain when they call? What if they’re scared? The team does anything we can to help them."
Moms of the Medical Center
Some Vanderbilt employees have another word for a work colleague: Mom
Seven children of her own, thousands of children at work: Elizabeth Humphreys honored for her leadership of the Children’s Hospital pharmacy.
“A role model who always leads by example.”
When their native Puerto Rico was devastated by hurricanes, these VUMC resident physicians stepped up
“We are humbled by the heartfelt love we received from the entire Vanderbilt community"