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February 05, 2015

Patti Ketterman ('02) Named President and CAO of Claiborne Medical Center
Covenant Health announces that Patti Ketterman has been named president and chief administrative officer of Claiborne Medical Center in Tazewell. Claiborne Medical Center and Nursing Home are members of the Knoxville-based health system.

January 28, 2015

Summer Health Career Programs
Health Career Programs at UTHSC hosts summer programs that include the Tennessee Institutes for Pre-Professionals (TIP) program and Summer Research Scholars (SRS) Program.

January 26, 2015

Dean Hottel Receives $340,000 Grant
Timothy L. Hottel, DDS, MS, MBA, dean of the College of Dentistry at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC), will serve as principal investigator for a $340,000 clinical study funded by TicTocStop, Inc.

January 21, 2015

Training Abroad
After growing up in Bosnia, going to medical school there and even training in neurosurgery there, Dr. Kenan Arnautovic had to go through training all over again when he came to the United States in 1994.

January 20, 2015

Former Gov. Winfield Dunn finally takes advice to heart
For most of his life, former Tennessee Gov. Winfield Dunn had a broken heart.

January 14, 2015

Airport health station has served city for 40 years
What happens when someone needs immediate medical care while traveling?

Thanks to the forward thinking of a former Army nurse, if the need arises while at the Memphis International Airport, the Dorothy L. Bobbitt Airport Health Station can help.

January 08, 2015

UT medical school eyes Nashville expansion
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center is laying the groundwork for a dramatic expansion of its medical training program in Nashville.

January 02, 2015

Nursing Alumna Wins March of Dimes Award
Dr. Wende Heckert, DNP, APRN ('09) recently received the March of Dimes of Nebraska Advanced Practice Nurse of the Year award.

November 20, 2014

McCain-Bowman Scholarship Created
At the end of June, Elizabeth “Beth” Bowman, MPA, RHIA, FAHIMA, retired after 40 years in the Department of Health Informatics and Information Management (HIIM), making significant contributions over four decades to the department, the college, the university and the health informatics discipline.

November 19, 2014

Karen C. Johnson, MD, MPH '85 Awarded Professorship
Karen C. Johnson, MD, MPH, who has brought more than $40 million in research dollars to the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) and is the principal investigator on five currently funded research grants or contracts, has been awarded the UTHSC College of Medicine Endowed Professorship in Women’s Health.

  
"The UT College of Pharmacy gave us an excellent pharmacy education, and it has encouraged pharmacists to expand their practice with new clinical services."
David Shepard (Class of ’75)  »