Department of Medicine


The Department of Medicine is comprised of more than 1,000 faculty across 13 subspecialty divisions located at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and its affiliated hospitals and clinics.

With a shared mission to improve human health, faculty are dedicated to delivering personalized medicine, performing groundbreaking research, and training the next generation of health care leaders. Contributions by faculty in each of these areas have resulted in national and international recognition that attract faculty and trainees alike. Accomplishments, both at the department and faculty level, are made possible through the recruitment, retention and advancement of our highly skilled and diverse faculty, as well as through our dedicated Professional Development Program.

Professional Development

Learn more about the various initiatives that support and promote the career advancement and mentorship of our faculty.

New Faculty

Explore the nearly 100 new clinical, research and basic science faculty the Department of Medicine welcomes each year.

Open Positions

Join highly skilled and collaborative faculty in one of the department's 13 subspecialty divisions.