UTHSC Announcements


Announcements

Registration for the July sessions of The UTHSC Swim School and Adult Swim School is OPEN! Deadline for the July session is NEXT THURSDAY July 2nd!

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Summer Swim School is underway! The new session of The Swim School starts July 6th. Registration Deadline is NEXT THURSDAY July 2nd! Join us this summer in our indoor pool for The Swim School (for children and adults), or sign up for private instruction with classes ranging from instruction for beginner swimmers to advanced triathlete coaching.


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Whitewater Rafting and Kayak Instruction with UTHSC Outdoor Rec and Endless River Adventures!

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UTHSC OUTDOOR RECREATION PARTNERSHIP WITH ENDLESS RIVER ADVENTURES! In partnership with the UTHSC Outdoor Recreation Department, Endless River Adventures is offering a discount through the summer season to UTHSC students, faculty and staff on the Nantahala, Ocoee and Cheoah Rivers. See announcement for further details.


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REGISTER TODAY – Evidence-Based Prevention and Treatment of Obesity

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Register today for the 2015 James H. Horner, MD Distinguished Visiting Professorship. This year’s theme is “Evidence-Based Prevention and Treatment of Obesity.” Dr. Jack Yanovski, Chief, Section on Growth and Obesity for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver NICHD National Institutes of Health will serve as this year’s DVP. Seating is limited. To reserve a seat, please send an email to utcme@uthsc.edu.


Announcements

REGISTER TODAY – Evidence-Based Prevention and Treatment of Obesity

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Register today for the 2015 James H. Horner, MD DVP – Friday, September 18, 2015. This year’s theme is “Evidence-Based Prevention and Treatment of Obesity.” Dr. Jack Yanovski, Chief, Section on Growth and Obesity for the Eunice Kennedy Shriver NICHD National Institutes of Health will serve as this year’s DVP. Please read entire announcement for date, times, location, and registration details.


Announcements

COME AND HELP US CELEBRATE…

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The Department of Medicine Cordially invites you to attend…

A retirement reception for DR. LISA JENNINGS from 8:30 – 10:30, Monday, June 29

A retirement reception for DR. LACEY SMITH from 8:00 – 10:00, Tuesday, June 30

Both receptions will be held in the Coleman Medicine Conference Room, F302

We look forward to seeing you there!


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Register Now – Big 4 Cancer Conference: Melanoma, Gastrointestinal, Gynecologic and Prostate Cancers

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October 9-10, 2015 * UT Conference Center * Knoxville, TN
This course is certified for AMA PRA Category 1 and ACPE credit hours.
For more information and to register, please visit https://gsm.utmck.edu/cme/courses/2015/cancer/main.cfm

Learning Objectives:

Formulate new therapeutic options for the treatment
Evaluate current issues and trends
Describe recent updates and current controversies in the multidisciplinary management of patients
Identify creative strategies for collaboration with primary care professionals on overall coordination of patients’ cancer care


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Parent and Me Swim Class Offering Saturdays in July! Registration ends NEXT THURSDAY July 2nd!!

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Join the UTHSC Aquatics Department for Parent and Me classes in JULY. Beginning JULY 11th, parents will learn how to safely support and hold their little swimmer while learning to enjoy the water! Registration ends NEXT Thursday, JULY 2nd.


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EdTech Tip of the Week: 2015 Blackboard Upgrade

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The Information Technology Services (ITS) team is working on an extensive upgrade of the UTHSC Blackboard system that will culminate with an extended downtime over Winter Break 2015. Throughout the upgrade process, ITS will work with Student Affairs, CASA, and faculty groups from all six colleges to receive input and feedback on the changes that will be made to Blackboard.