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UTHSC News: UT Health Science Center to Award 110 Degrees During 2023 Winter Commencement Ceremony


Emily Mewborn, DNP, FNP-BC, is on a mission to make an impact on the illness that causes the most deaths worldwide – cardiovascular disease. If that sounds daunting, you haven’t had the pleasure of meeting Dr. Mewborn.

Dr. Mewborn will graduate with her PhD in Nursing Science during the University of Tennessee Health Science Center’s Winter Commencement ceremony Monday, December 11. She will be among 110 students to receive their degrees during the event at 10 a.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts.

Graduates include 23 from the College of Graduate Health Sciences, 21 from the College of Health Professions, 29 from the College of Medicine, and 39 from the College of Nursing. The ceremony will be streamed live on the UTHSC Commencement webpage.

Dr. Mewborn will begin a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh in 2024. She plans to continue expanding her cardiovascular disease research.

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