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Author: Kelsey Herbers

Employee Spotlight

VUMC has 2,500 pieces of art. Jenny Lewis knows them all.

By Kelsey Herbers

Portraits, landscapes, sculptures — health care art is an art in itself

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Five Pillar Leader Award

Del Ray Zimmerman recognized as top leader for his commitment to LGBTQ community

By Kelsey Herbers

“His selfless service to the community knows no bounds, and his ability to make projects come to fruition is unmatched.”

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VUMC in the Community

Volunteer gardeners bring creativity, imagination and fine motor skills to rehabilitation patients

By Kelsey Herbers

The team helped liven up Stallworth’s courtyard by planting sweet potato vines, basil, daisies, roses, mint, rosemary and oregano.

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Credo Award Winner

Behind the scenes, Fady Eilia uses technology to enhance patient experiences

By Kelsey Herbers

His dedication and innovation put him in the spotlight

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Employee Spotlight

Tammy Masnica knew nothing about horses — until the purchase of one brought her family together

By Kelsey Herbers

“Olaf,” a 13-year-old American Saddlebred, changes lives one simple gesture at a time

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Employee Spotlight

Nurse creates artwork inspired by Vanderbilt’s orthopaedic patients

By Kelsey Herbers

Recycled paper and expired test tubes find new life in colorful greetings for patients

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Employee Spotlight

As the Medical Center’s homeless housing navigator, Michelle Southard spends her days finding homes for patients of all backgrounds

By Kelsey Herbers

“I began to realize that people aren’t homeless just because they lack housing.”

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Employee Spotlight

Nurse anesthetists raise more than $10,000 for Employee Hardship Fund

By Kelsey Herbers

A competitive spirit mixed with delicious homemade baklava can achieve powerful results

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Employee Spotlight

Passion for horses leads Vanderbilt surgeon to national championship in dressage event

By Kelsey Herbers

Bethany Gallagher and her horse Fabiola have been a dream team since Fabiola was four years old

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