John T. Cobb, MD'78
The Vanderbilt University School of Medicine administers degree programs that provide students with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes they will need to practice safe, effective, ethical, evidence-based, and patient-centered health care in the 21st century, and to contribute to the knowledge base supporting it.
Annual Fund gifts provide funds that can be used by the dean and administrators to address the most immediate needs and opportunities. Annual fund gifts sustain the VUSM we know and love on a day-to-day basis and provide the foundation for future success. Gifts of all sizes combine to make a large impact.
• Diversify our student body by providing scholarship support for promising students to fulfill their lifelong dreams of a medical career
• Create new knowledge utilizing innovative technologies and scientific discovery through funding for research and scientific leaders
• Expand opportunities for students by investment in enhanced learning opportunities and the overall student experience