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VUMC Postdoc Orientation

This page is for Vanderbilt University Medical Center postdoc orientation.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center OPA Orientation

Effective January 2023

All Vanderbilt University Medical Center Postdocs (9132, 9134, 9136) should attend the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs orientation.

This is a one-hour orientation to give new postdocs information on the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs, resources on campus and benefits information (if applicable). Orientations take place once a month, on the third Wednesday, at 9:00 a.m.

Register your postdoc using the link below. They will automatically receive the Zoom link information, as well as a reminder email.

Wednesday, February 15, 2023 @ 9:00 a.m.

Wednesday, March 15, 2023 @ 9:00 a.m.

Wednesday, April 19, 2023 @ 9:00 a.m.

Wednesday, May 17, 2023 @ 9:00 a.m.

Wednesday, June 21, 2023 @ 9:00 a.m.

Please use the below link for 2023 orientation registration.

Register your Vanderbilt University Medical Center postdoc to attend new postdoc orientation here.


VUMC New Staff Orientation

Postdocs that are classified as Research Fellows (job code: 9132) will also attend VUMC New Staff Orientation. You will receive confirmation of new staff orientation from Aaron Howard at


If you have any questions, please email