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Concerns over long delays for mentally ill inmates’ treatment

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Shelby County’s Chief Public Defender Stephen Bush wrote a letter to the Tennessee Department of Mental Health in Nashville, saying the current wait time for treatment is the longest he’s seen in his 25 year career. “Once in the system, the amount of work that goes into providing [mental health inmates] with services, keeping them… Read More


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UTHSC doctor receives $1.1M grant to continue diabetes study program

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Samuel Dagogo-Jack, MD, FRCP, of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center has received a $1.1 million grant to continue the Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study. Dr. Dagogo-Jack, who directs the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism in the College of Medicine at UTHSC, has worked to fight against diabetes throughout his career.


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Study: Undiagnosed mental issues common among juvenile offenders

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According to studies from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, kids are winding up in court instead of in a treatment facility. Leaders from the school and local mental health organizations met Monday to find solutions to the problem. Undiagnosed health concerns are contributing to kids thinking of themselves as criminals instead of individuals… Read More


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FOX13 Investigates: Powerful drug that can have damaging effects

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Dr. Michael Gelfand is an infectious disease professor at the University of Tennessee.


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Le Bonheur Community Health Receives Million Dollar Federal Grant

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Le Bonheur’s partnerships with the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital have helped build a strong reputation for both teaching and discovery in Memphis and Shelby County.


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Local College Taking Donations for Nepal

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The University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis is taking donations for earthquake relief in Nepal.


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UTHSC Gives Free Dental Care to Mid-South Middle Schoolers

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This year’s event will take place Thursday, February 5th from 8:30 a.m. until noon and will be the fourth consecutive year UTHSC has participated.


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UTHSC Hosts Breast Cancer Summit

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For the first time ever, there’s a breast cancer summit for African-American women at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.