Dyersburg State announces Outstanding Alum

Dyersburg State Community College named Kimberly Greenlee of Jackson as an Outstanding Alum. Greenlee is on track to obtain a Doctorate of Nursing Practice in Pediatrics at UTHSC.

UTHSC researchers receive more than $1.5 million in grants

A study covering the regulation of rapid eye movement sleep at UTHSC has received a four-year grant worth $1.4 million from the National Institute of Mental Health, a subsidiary of the National Institutes of Health.

Behind the scene experts vital to your health

Linda L. Williford Pifer, PhD, SM (ASCP), GS (ABB), is a professor in the Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences in the College of Health Professions at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. UTHSC has the oldest program for medical laboratory scientists in continuous operation in the United States, and the only program in the country that prepares graduates for certification in both Cytotechnology and Histotechnology.

PHYSICIAN SPOTLIGHT: Kenneth Ennis, MD

He has a faculty appointment in the department of psychiatry at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and has worked with the UT Medical Group.

Memphis UTHSC scientist awarded $300,000 for glaucoma research

The chairman of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center Department of Genetics, Genomics and Informatics has won a $300,000 award to support glaucoma research, the Memphis university announced.

Memphis panel will discuss concussion and brain injury

Panelists include: Dr. Brandon Baughman, Semmes-Murphey Clinic neuropsychologist and neurology assistant professor at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center; Dr. Frederick Boop, Semmes-Murphey neurosurgeon, chairman of neurosurgery at UTHSC, chief of pediatric neurosurgery at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and co-director of the Neuroscience Institute at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital.

American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Student Pharmacists at UT organize fundraiser

The American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Student Pharmacists at the University of Tennessee are asking for the public’s help…

Memphis mobile market creates food oasis

Additionally, the [Green] Machine has partnered with nursing students from the University of Memphis, the University of Tennessee and Southwest Tennessee Community College to provide health education.