Lab News

VISE Space Now Open

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

The new dedicated collaborative space in Medical Center North for the Vanderbilt Institute for Surgery and Engineering had its grand opening today! Students, faculty, and clinicians all look forward to working together in this beautiful and innovative 7,000-square-foot space.


MED Lab Makes the News

Monday, August 6, 2018

The MED Lab makes an appearance on Nashville's largest news network!  News Channel 5 aired a story on one of our newest robot systems developed for lung surgery. Check out the story here on YouTube.

MED Lab Welcomes New Student!

Monday, August 6, 2018

Dominick Ropella joined the MED Lab this Fall. Welcome, Dominick!

Jenna Returns and Visits Women of VISE

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

MED Lab alumna and SLU Professor Jenna Gorlewicz returned to Vanderbilt to meet with our Women of VISE group over coffee. We learned a lot from talking about her experience in grad school, on the job market, and as a tenure-track faculty member. Thanks for visiting Jenna!


Dr. Webster Promoted to Full Professor

Sunday, April 8, 2018

MED Lab director Dr. Robert Webster has been elevated to Full Professor this year. Congratulations, Dr. Webster!