December 02, 2013
American Academy of Nursing Announces 2013 Class of Fellows
The American Academy of Nursing selected 172 nurse leaders for induction as Fellows during the Academy’s 40th annual meeting on October 19, 2013, in Washington, DC.
November 26, 2013
Thank You from UT Health Science Center
Please take a minute to view a reflection of gratitude from Chancellor Schwab.
November 20, 2013
College of Nursing Open Houses
The UTHSC College of Nursing will be holding open houses on December 6, 2013 and January 10, 2014 for anyone interested in a nursing career.
November 19, 2013
Dr. William O. Coley, Jr. ('57) 2014 Recipient of the Outstanding Alumnus Award
The University of Tennessee College of Dentistry Alumni Association has selected Dr. William O. Coley, Jr. as the 2014 recipient of the Outstanding Alumnus Award. The Alumni Association’s highest honor is presented to Dr. Coley in recognition of his contributions to his alma mater and the dental profession.
November 18, 2013
Students Elected to TASN Board of Directors
At the annual TASN meeting in Murfreesboro, the UTHSC College of Nursing was well represented by four senior nursing students.
November 17, 2013
Allied Health Sciences Enrolls First Class of Physician Assistant Students
In January the College of Allied Health Sciences will enroll its first class of physician assistants. Chancellor Steve Schwab, MD, describes PAs as “physician extenders” and says that they will help the Health Science Center fulfill its patient care mission throughout Tennessee.
November 16, 2013
University of Tennessee Health Science Center Outlines Master Plan
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center hosted a public information session on the development of its new campus plan last week at the Student-Alumni Center Dining Hall on its Midtown campus.
November 15, 2013
UTHSC medical students take their studies abroad
Sean Forrest, a second-year medical student at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, took his studies this summer from the classroom to the impoverished neighborhoods and remote villages in the jungle and highlands of Ecuador.
Scholarship Efforts Underway for Dr. Michelle Woodward
Friends, family and former classmates are in the process of endowing a scholarship fund in memory of Michelle Woodward, DDS, a graduate of the Colleges of Allied Health Sciences (’97) and Dentistry (’05).
Nancy Williams, professor, Dental Hygiene, taught Michelle Woodward throughout her undergraduate program. She recalls her former student for her bright smile, sunshiny disposition and for being a serious, hardworking student.
November 14, 2013
Dr. Marie Chisholm-Burns Receives ASHP Foundation’s 2013 Award for Sustained Contributions
Marie A. Chisholm-Burns, Pharm.D., M.P.H., M.B.A., FCCP, FASHP, has been named the recipient of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Research and Education Foundation’s 2013 Literature Award for Sustained Contributions. Dr. Chisholm- Burns is Dean and Professor at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Pharmacy.