Monthly Archives: January 2011

A lunch to honor extraordinary women, while helping moms and babies

from Wayne Wood: The annual “Celebration of Women Mentoring Women” lunch is Feb. 25. This is an annual event that’s a fundraiser for Vanderbilt’s Center for Health Services’ Maternal Infant Health Outreach Worker (MIHOW) program, which has been around for … Continue reading

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Update on Nathan

from Jeremy Rush For everyone following Nathan Roberts’ incredible story, here’s a nice follow-up piece by WTVF News Channel 5.The family was able to leave the hospital for the first time this week.  During the interview, Nathan’s mother said that … Continue reading

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Nathan got his heart

from Wayne Wood: Nathan Roberts, an 18-month-old from Snead, Ala., who had been waiting for a heart transplant, received his new heart on Thursday, Jan. 13.To see a video about Nathan (posted earlier), go to’s the text of the Vanderbilt … Continue reading

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Vanderbilt’s new iPhone app for expectant parents:”Babytime”

from Wayne Wood:Now this is a cool thing. From the press release:Vanderbilt University Medical Center is Proud to Announce the Birth of a Healthy, Happy Parent-Friendly Endeavor — Baby Time, an iPhone Application for Expectant Parents. The Baby Time app … Continue reading

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Gloria Dallas’New Life

from Wayne Wood:Gloria Dallas, who was the patient service representative/triage secretary for William Serafin, M.D., at the Vanderbilt Medical Group Green Hills Clinic, retired at the end of December after a 40 year career in health care, the last 17 … Continue reading

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