Health and Wellness


ACHOOO! I Have The Flu – Or Do I?

Every winter the clinics are full of patients coughing, sniffling and sneezing. Occupational Health nurse practitioner, Duke Chenault sits down with Teera to discuss flu symptoms and treatments.

Are You Prepared for Your Office Visit?

Listen to this Wellcast for some quick tips on how to prepare for your upcoming visit with your health care provider.

Hepatitis B

Anyone who is at risk for contact with blood or other potentially infectious materials is strongly encouraged to receive the hepatitis B vaccine series.

Hepatitis B Vaccine

Occupational Health offers Hepatitis B Vaccine free of charge to Vanderbilt employees who are exposed to human blood.

Immunization Awareness: Myths and Facts

Teera Wilkins sits down with Dr. Kathryn Edwards and Dr. Sarah Elizabeth Williams to discuss the importance of vaccinations.

Immunizations and Religion

Information about religious beliefs and vaccines.

International Travel Exam

Occupational Health offers travel exams for all Vanderbilt faculty and staff who will be traveling internationally on Vanderbilt business.

Measles (Rubeola)

VUMC faculty and staff born after 1956 are required to be vaccinated against measles unless they have laboratory-proven immunity to measles.

Meningitis On Campus: A Real Pain In The Neck

Dr. Louis Hanson talks with Teera Wilkins about Meningitis. Dr. Hanson is the Medical Director at Vanderbilt Student Health. Listen to hear why it is important for students living on campus to have the Meningitis vaccine before coming to school.

Meningitis Vaccine

Meningitis vaccine is not a mandatory vaccine for all employees. The faculty or staff that are required to have this vaccine will see this vaccine in their HWIP profile.

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