UTHSC Campus Announcements


Holiday Message from Executive Vice Chancellor and Chief Operations Officer

In consideration of the administrative closing for the Thanksgiving Holiday tomorrow, November 26, 2015, department heads have the authority to allow employees to use annual leave beginning at 3:00 p.m. today, November 25, 2015. If time has already been entered for payroll purposes, please remember to make the necessary leave adjustment upon your return.

Have a Safe and Happy Thanksgiving.

Kennard Brown, JD, MPA, PhD, FACHE
Executive Vice Chancellor and Chief Operations Officer


Expression over developmental time as a view to the genetics of brain development

Two sets of time series expression data from the embryonic cerebellum will be described along with the insights into the developmental genetics of the cerebellum that emerge and validation of these insights to yield new views of the genetics of cerebellar assembly. Finally, some current approaches, using in utero electroporation as the validation step will be presented.


Healthy Volunteers Needed for a Meal Study

Volunteers needed for a macronutrient study in which participants will receive three meals given over 3 month intervals.

Please call Amy Bell at (901) 448-1008 if you or anyone you know is interested. Reimbursement is provided.

-Ages 21-50 years old
-No history of high blood pressure (<145/90)
-No history of hepatitis or HIV
-Able to stay for 5 hour visits at the Clinical Research Center in Methodist University Hospital
-1 pint of blood drawn over ~ 5 hours