UTHSC Announcements

Second Annual Medical Education Symposium


Thursday, September 28, 2023; 1 PM – 6 PM; UTHSC – Mooney building, 2nd floor; Friday, September 29, 2023; 7 AM – 1 PM; UTHSC – Freeman Auditorium, 910/920/930 Madison Plaza

James H. Horner, MD, DVP – SPRINT AHEAD – An Update in Hypertension


Karen C. Johnson, MD will present “An Update on the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial (SPRINT); William C. Cushman, MD will present “How to Treat Hypertension in the Post SPRINT Era”

Friday, September 22, 2023
11:30 AM – 3:30 PM (lunch will be provided)
UTHSC – Hamilton Eye Institute – Freeman Auditorium
930 Madison Avenue, 3rd floor; Memphis, TN

25th Annual William N. Williford, MD DVP Lecture


Edward Chaum, MD, PhD; Professor of Ophthalmology, Vanderbilt Eye Institute – “Applied Materials and Biomedical Engineering in Ophthalmology: Past, Present and Future”

Thursday, September 28, 2023
6:00 PM – Reception
6:30 PM – 7:30 PM – Lecture
UTHSC – Hamilton Eye Institute – Freeman Auditorium

Back-to-School Community Immunization Event: September 30th


Back-to-School Community Immunization Events Le Bonheur Children’s, UTHSC, Shelby County Health Department, Memphis Shelby County Schools, Latino Memphis, St. Jude and others are hosting several community immunization events to help kids get caught up on their required school vaccines. The dates for the immunization events are July 29, Aug. 5 and Sept. 30.  They will again… Read More

Share your feedbacl – and win prizes!


MMDC works in collaboration with the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and other community partners to make the Medical District a better place to work, learn, live, and do business. MMDC needs your help to make plans for the future and assess their work. Please take five minutes to complete this survey. Don’t miss out on this… Read More

2023 Surgical Oncology Annual Cancer Symposium: State of the Art Management of Colorectal Cancer


Saturday, September 30, 2023
7:30 AM – 3:30 PM (breakfast and lunch will be provided)
UTHSC – Mooney Building, Library, Room 201
875 Monroe Avenue; Memphis, TN

Register for the EMOT-ECON Network 2nd Annual Scientific Meeting: Fostering Collaborations and Innovative Research on Emotional Well-being & the Economic Burden of Disease!


You’re invited to attend the EMOT-ECON 2nd Annual Scientific Meeting, a thought-provoking event that aims to foster collaboration among researchers, patients, patient advocates, healthcare providers, and others who are working to advance the science of emotional well-being in the context of the economic burden of disease.

TLC Webinar: Building Bridges to Better Health Care Through Interprofessional Education