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Author: Wayne Wood

Tales of VUMC Past

When ABC’s “World News Tonight” was broadcast live from VUMC

By Wayne Wood

A specially built platform outside the hospital allowed anchor Peter Jennings to deliver the news with a VUMC backdrop

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Contest

Pets of VUMC 2019 — Collection #5: Here’s looking at you, part 1

By Wayne Wood

These eyes have seen a lot of love

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VUMC in the Community

VUMC encourages employees to register and vote

By Wayne Wood

Tennessee has low voter registration and turnout rates. The Medical Center is part of an effort to get more people involved.

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Employee Spotlight

“There’s something amazing about holding up an American flag,” says kettlebell gold medal winner Katherine Hartmann

By Wayne Wood

The physician and scientist says she was motivated by the words of a friend: “Almost everything is your fault, and what isn’t your fault is your responsibility.”

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Contest

Pets of VUMC 2019 — Collection #4: Smiling dogs, cat rebuttals, horse laughs

By Wayne Wood

If you're happy and you know it than your tongue will surely show it

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Contest

Pets of VUMC 2019 — collection #3: Duos and groups

By Wayne Wood

Companion animals with animal companions

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First person

VUMC employees share memories with “99 Words of Summer”

By Wayne Wood

In memories that range from rural Georgia to New England to Alaska and beyond, Medical Center employees recall summer days and summer nights.

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Pets of VUMC 2019 — collection #2: Summertime pets

By Wayne Wood

Those lazy, hazy, crazy pets of summer

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First person

Share your stories with VUMC Voice’s “99 words of summer”

By Wayne Wood

Vacations, camp, baseball games, cutting the grass, watching soap operas, swimming, fireflies in the fading light...

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