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Christie Medical move will also bring new jobs to Memphis


The Memphis Business Journal

Five years after Christie Medical Holdings moved into the Memphis market, the company has seen sales of its VeinViewer product increase by 40 percent in the U.S. The VeinViewer was invented by Herb Zeman, a scientist at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. It was developed and packaged by Luminetx, which was founded in Memphis and acquired by Christie Medical Holdings in 2009.

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Patient Health vs. Public Health


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Physicians can best strike the correct balance by practicing true evidence-based medicine and adequately considering potential harms as well as benefits to individual patients. – James E. Bailey, MD, MPH, FACP, professor, medicine and preventive medicine and director, Center for Health System Improvement at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis

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Memphis GEMS shine at annual tea party


High Ground

The Shelby County Relative Caregiver Program at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) recently hosted a tea party for girls in its mentoring group. The Relative Caregiver Program at University of Tennessee Health Science Center helps children who are being cared for by relatives when their parents are unable to do so.

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War on diabetes is winnable


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“With the enormity of the assets at our disposal, sooner or later the disease will succumb to the overwhelming force of science,” said Dr. Dagogo-Jack, Professor of Medicine and Director of the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, and Director of the Clinical Research Center at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center where he holds the A.C. Mullins Endowed Chair in Translational Research.