Category: MVTCP Events

Blood Drive Urgent Needs

Due to the pandemic, there is a critical shortage of blood and blood products. The American Red Cross reports that individual donations and blood drives held by businesses and organizations are down drastically. To help, VUMC employees and the surrounding community can donate blood at one of the twice-weekly American Red Cross blood drives across

National Outreach Network’s Cancer Awareness Activities Fall/Winter 2021

National Outreach Network’s Cancer Awareness Activities Fall/Winter 2021 NON facilitates resource sharing and enhanced dissemination of evidence-based and culturally appropriate cancer-related education, outreach, and linkage to care activities tailored to underserved communities’ specific needs and expectations. In response to the pandemic, their NON Community Health Educators (CHE’s) have worked diligently to adapt both in-person and

NIH Transformative Health Disparities Research Community Listening Sessions Series

NIH Common Fund Wants to Hear from You to Help Inform Health Disparities Research: Listening Sessions to Advance Health Equity NIH invites you to participate in the NIH Common Fund’s Transformative Health Disparities Research Community Listening Sessions Series. Share your perspectives on opportunities, challenges, and community needs related to interventions targeting social determinant factors that

Important Notice: Lung Cancer Screening

Lung cancer screening can save your life! View the Vanderbilt University Medical Center’s VUMC Lung Cancer Screening Infographic to find more information on lung cancer, lung screening eligibility criteria, and related resources. Please share this infographic with colleagues and community to increase awareness about the importance of getting screened. For more information visit: www.vicc.org/research/lung-cancer-screening