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Employee Spotlight

There once was a doctor from Vandy. With limericks he was quite handy.

By Wayne Wood

William Stone, MD, has a talent for writing medical limericks. Girl from Nantucket: no. Smoker from Sewanee: yes.

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Tales of VUMC Past

The story behind the law that saved thousands of children

By Wayne Wood

Robert Sanders, MD, and his wife Patricia were tireless advocates for a child safety-seat law that saved thousands of children and was a model for the nation.

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Contest

VUMC Voice Halloween children’s art contest deadline is Oct. 22

By Wayne Wood

Entries can be as scary as a haunted house or as sweet as a full-sized candy bar

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Contest

Pets of VUMC 2018 — Collection #7: Field and stream. Also yard and tub.

By Wayne Wood

Answering the call of the wild

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Employee Spotlight

Sarah Carpenter learned a lot working for “The Simpsons.” At Vanderbilt, she applies that knowledge to autism research.

By Wayne Wood

“What I learned there — that’s what we’re doing here.”

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Contest

Pets of VUMC 2018 — Collection #6: Pets on the move

By Wayne Wood

Take a walk. Go to the pool. Roll down the window and let the wind blow back your fur.

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Employee Spotlight

Trauma Unit celebrates 20th anniversary; longtime employees share two decades of memories

By Wayne Wood

“It is the people and not the bricks and mortar that make this unit the special place that it is.”

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Contest

Pets of VUMC 2018 — Collection #5: What could go wrong?

By Wayne Wood

Trouble waiting to happen. Sometimes it's already occurred.

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Curious VUMC

Wait a minute — that sculpture outside Medical Center North was created by the guy who did the theme to “The Dating Game?”

By Wayne Wood

Turns out, the guy who led the Tijuana Brass also worked in bronze

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