Tour Vanderbilt University Medical Center’s Emergency Department and LifeFlight Helicopter Program 


Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) is among the nation’s premier institutions of academic medicine. Vanderbilt has the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the area, as well as the only dedicated Burn Center. The adult emergency department sees more than 70,000 patients a year. Vanderbilt LifeFlight, the region’s only academic medical center-based critical care transport service, transports more than 3,800 patients each year via air and ground, covering more than 464,435 miles.

Tour the adult emergency department, the emergency communications center for LifeFlight, and a LifeFlight helicopter (weather- and volume-permitting). The full tour lasts about 50 minutes. You will ride a shuttle bus over. All tour participants will receive a goodie bag and a t-shirt. Please indicate your t-shirt size when registering. You must attend the tour to receive the goodie bag and t-shirt.

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