Department of Medicine

About us

The mission of the Department of Medicine is to dedicate our diverse talents to advance human health for all.

Our vision: A world where we have the tools and knowledge to enable every person to have the opportunity to enjoy health that allows them to live their lives to the fullest.

We value being on the forefront of personalized care for diverse patient populations, making and implementing impactful scientific discoveries, advancing inclusive excellence, and training the next generation of clinicians, scientists, and educators.


Learn more about the leadership team of the VUMC Department of Medicine.

Department Directory

Learn more about the people in the VUMC Department of Medicine.


Read the latest news from the VUMC Department of Medicine.


Explore upcoming Medicine Grand Rounds and other events sponsored by the VUMC Department of Medicine.

Annual Report

Read and download the most recent Annual Report from the Department of Medicine.

About Nashville

VUMC's hometown, Nashville, Tennessee, Music City USA, is rich in cultural, sporting and recreational offerings.