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November 2011 Category

Miss Flulapalooza? Still a Good Idea to Get Flu Shot

Nov. 1, 2011—The national health care initiative Healthy People 2020 has set a goal that health care providers achieve a vaccination rate of 90 percent or higher – a goal that Vanderbilt faculty members and other health care providers are also being challenged to meet or exceed. Staff from Vanderbilt’s Occupational Health Clinic have scheduled events all...

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Fact into fiction: House Organ story vs. Grey’s Anatomy story

Nov. 1, 2011—The writer of the April 2011 story on an innovative spine surgery that saved patient Judy Kerns’ life comments on the TV fictionalization of those events

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The Hall-of-Famer at Children’s Hospital

Nov. 1, 2011—Dottie Rager works in the executive suite at the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt. But she’s done pretty well with the music, too.

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Nephrology fellow donates kidney to father

Nov. 1, 2011—Career plans take a turn for the personal

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National Arts Program exhibit at One Hundred Oaks is a showcase of Vanderbilt talent

Nov. 1, 2011—You owe it to yourself to drop by the art exhibit at Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks to see the National Arts Program’s Third Annual Exhibit and Competition. I was there one recent afternoon and spent much more time than I had anticipated walking through the exhibit, enjoying the creativity and talent of the artists,...

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