Division of General Internal Medicine and Public Health


Patient care, training, discovery

The 10 sections within the Division of General Internal Medicine and Public Health support Vanderbilt University Medical Center’s tripartite pursuit of compassionate, patient-centered health care, rigorous training of the next generation of physicians, and impactful discoveries.  

Ambulatory Medicine

Providing primary care in adult general internal medicine 

Hospital Medicine

Clinician-educators and physician-scientists serving patients in VUMC hospitals 


Caring for adults and children with a wide range of health care needs

Palliative Care

Enhancing quality of life for both patients and families facing serious illness

Occupational Health

Engages employees with programs that maximize productivity and well-being

Student Health

Serving the primary care needs of the Vanderbilt student community

Veterans' Health

Delivering high quality health care to veterans and engaging trainees in research that improves care 

Executive Wellness and Concierge Medicine

For those seeking to establish a primary care doctor with advanced personal access

Walk-in Clinics

Offering urgent medical care for non-life-threatening illnesses or injuries that need to be treated immediately

Professional Health and Wellness

The Center for Professional Health focuses on the well-being of healthcare providers by offering programming, coaching and consulting services