About VUMC

Vanderbilt University Medical Center is a comprehensive health care facility dedicated to innovative research, high-impact training and personalized patient care. Its reputation for excellence in each of these areas has made the Medical Center a major patient referral center for the Mid-South and a national leader in health care.

Patients and families throughout Tennessee and the Southeast choose Vanderbilt University Medical Center for their health care needs, not only because of its excellence in research and training but also because of its commitment to caring for patients like they're part of the family.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center's mission is to be a leader in health and wellness through preeminent programs in patient care, professional education and research, and as a nonprofit institution, the Medical Center depends on charitable giving at all levels to advance these important efforts. Gifts large and small keep Vanderbilt University Medical Center on the leading edge of world-class health care and discovery, and we are most grateful for your support.