RIA collaborates on study on genetics of drug addiction

Research groups from UB, University of Michigan, University of Tennessee Health Science Center and Medical College of Wisconsin will work in collaboration with the NIDA Center of Excellence on specific genetic research projects. – See more at: http://www.buffalo.edu/ubreporter/research/news.host.html/content/shared/university/news/ub-reporter-articles/stories/2014/October/ria_center_of_excellence_study.detail.html#sthash.1BQjIHEC.dpuf

Dr. Miranda Awarded Osteoporosis Grant

Susan Miranda, assistant professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, has received a five-year grant totaling $1.6 million from the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, a subsidiary of the National Institutes of Health.

School system names new health coordinator

Stanton received a Masters of Public Health certificate from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. – See more at: http://columbiadailyherald.com/news/local-news/school-system-names-new-health-coordinator#sthash.YGKTwwL8.dpuf

RIA collaborates on multi-university Center of Excellence study on the genetics of drug addiction

Research groups from the University at Buffalo, University of Michigan, University of Tennessee Health Science Center and Medical College of Wisconsin will work in collaboration with the NIDA Center of Excellence on specific genetic research projects.

Cathy Young, FNP, inducted into Dunklin County Hall of Fame

Dr. Cathy Young … earned a post-masters degree from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP). 

Dr. Voeller Weighs in on Hernia Mesh Debate

Guy Voeller, MD, FACS, the chair of the panel, defended the use of mesh. “Mesh has helped many people,” Dr. Voeller, professor of surgery at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC), in Memphis, told GSN

UTHSC shares master plan for Memphis campus

A new campus master plan for the University of Tennessee Health Science Center will take center stage on Monday, Oct. 27, during an open house for those on the Memphis Medical Center campus as well as for the public. Representatives of the Perkins + Will firm will discuss the master plan for campus buildings and other development following a year of gathering suggestions from campus stakeholders.

 

UTHSC Alum Runs for Office

Bob Proffitt, a graduate of the UT College of Medicine, former army physician in Seoul, South Korea, for the American Embassy and the State Department, is seeking the Maryville City School Board of Education.