February 27, 2014
College of Pharmacy Expands to Nashville
The campus administration has approved the College’s proposal to convert the Nashville Clinical Education Center to a campus allowing students to spend the final 3 years of their academic program in Nashville, similar to our Knoxville campus.
February 25, 2014
Assistant Professor Zhaohui Wu of UTHSC Receives $720,000 Grant for Breast Cancer Research
According to experts, breast cancer is a leading cause of cancer-related deaths in women worldwide. Among breast cancer patients, those diagnosed with triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC), an aggressive breast cancer subtype, have a lower survival rate, in part because there is a lack of effective targeted therapy.
TPA Mourns Loss of Pharmacy Legend Tom C. Sharp, Jr.
Tom C. Sharp, Jr., Executive Director Emeritus of the Tennessee Pharmacists Association, the voice of pharmacy in Tennessee for more than four decades, passed away at Nashville's Alive Hospice on December 23 at the age of 90.
February 23, 2014
Over the past year, the University of Tennessee has been hard at work establishing and growing its legislative advocacy program.
February 22, 2014
UTHSC Yearbooks Now Online
All of the annual student yearbooks produced at the Health Science Center have been digitized.
February 21, 2014
UTHSC Welcomes Its First Physician Assistant Studies Class
Johnna Tanner, PA Program Department Chair, reports that as the only Physician Assistant program in the state that is associated with a public university, the mission of the program at UTHSC is to prepare a diverse group of highly skilled Physician Assistant practitioners who are dedicated to improving access and providing high quality care.
Saint Thomas Health, UT Residency Program accredited
Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital’s Family Medicine Program, due to begin training physicians in 2015.
February 20, 2014
UTHSC to Offer Online Nursing Degree Programs
The Tennessee Board of Nursing has approved a proposal from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center to offer a new degree program all online – the Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree Program.
February 03, 2014
Students from each of the six colleges at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC), more than 50 altogether, took part in the one-on-one coaching available from UTHSC faculty, business professionals and alumni at the Resume Roadshow held in the College of Pharmacy Building on Jan. 30.
January 29, 2014
College of Allied Health Sciences at UTHSC Invites Prospective Students to Open House on February 21
On Friday, Feb. 21, the College of Allied Health Sciences at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) will host an open house for prospective students from 2 to 4 p.m. The college is searching for prospective students with required college-level prerequisites for its next classes in dental hygiene, physician assistant studies, physical therapy, occupational therapy, cytotechnology, histotechnology, medical technology, and health informatics and information management.