|Consuelo Wilkins, MD, MSCI, Senior Vice President for Health Equity and Inclusive Excellence for Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) and Senior Associate Dean for Health Equity and Inclusive Excellence for Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, always knew she wanted to be a physician. "Health equity was built into everything I did, even if I didn’t know it or recognize it at the time," Wilkins said. "I have always learned and believed that people are the same — everyone deserves to be healthy, and everyone should have the best opportunities to take care of themselves and their families." Click below to learn more about health equity initiatives.
|Vanderbilt was the lead site for an NIH-funded, phase 2, multicenter influenza vaccine study in pediatric allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HCT) recipients that may lead to a change in the current flu vaccine recommendations in this vulnerable population. Natasha Halasa, MD, MPH and colleagues recently published in the New England Journal of Medicine, that two doses of high-dose trivalent flu vaccine resulted in higher amounts of influenza-specific antibodies than two doses of standard dose quadrivalent vaccine.
SOS-AMI - Protocol ID-07-076A301 Selatogrel Outcome Study in suspected Acute Myocardial Infarction (SOS-AMI)
Multi-center, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled, parallel-group study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of self-administered subcutaneous selatogrel for prevention of all-cause death and treatment of acute myocardial infarction in subjects with a recent history of acute myocardial infarction
APOLLO-B Expanded Access Protocol ALN-TTR02-014 Expanded Access Protocol to Provide Patisiran to Patients with Transthyretin-mediated Amyloidosis (ATTR Amyloidosis) with Cardiomyopathy
REDUCE LAP II- A study to evaluate the Corvia Medical Inc IASD system II REDUCE Elevated Left Atrial Pressure in Patients with Hear Failure
DEFINE-HT - DevelopmEnt of non-invasive cell-Free DNA to supplant INvasivE biopsy in Heart Transplantation
CORDIO HearO - AN INTERNATIONAL, MULTICENTER, OBSERVATIONAL, SINGLE-ARM, BLINDED STUDY TO ASSESS THE PERFORMANCE OF THE CORDIO HEAROTM SYSTEM
OCEANIC-AF - A multicenter, international, randomized, active comparator-controlled, double-blind, double-dummy, parallel-group, 2-arm, Phase 3 study to compare the efficacy and safety of the oral FXIa inhibitor asundexian (BAY 2433334) with apixaban for the prevention of stroke or systemic embolism in male and female participants aged 18 years and older with atrial fibrillation at risk for stroke