Publisher: The Memphis Business Journal


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Methodist president: $275M Shorb Tower will see ‘pioneering advances’ in medicine

The Memphis Business Journal

A key component of the new tower is the UT/Methodist Transplant Institute, consolidating inpatient and outpatient services into one location. Three of the tower’s 18 operating rooms dedicated to transplant. “As the major academic campus and principal teaching hospital of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC), it is important that we are pioneering… Read More


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Exclusive: New wave tech helps university recruit, add revenue

The Memphis Business Journal

Drug manufacturing capabilities along with cutting-edge regenerative and precision medicine might prove to be transformative for UTHSC.


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UTHSC campus in midst of hidden building boom — attached to a $2.9B impact

The Memphis Business Journal

Tucked away in the Medical District near Union Avenue, the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) is in the midst of a building boom.


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Meet one of the 40 Under Forty Class of 2018: UTHSC’s Dr. Tejesh Patel

The Memphis Business Journal

Dr. Patel oversees UTHSC’s Department of Dermatology, including all clinical, educational, and research activities.


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UTHSC puts new focus on diversity spending

The Memphis Business Journal

Diverse businesses in the Memphis area now have another avenue at bidding for contracts for services and other products. On Thursday, Sept. 20, the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) held a workshop for local businesses to learn about its new Diversity Business Enterprise Initiative and about procurement practices at UTHSC.


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Childhood cancer research funding awarded

The Memphis Business Journal

The largest private funder of childhood cancer research grants has included two local institutions in its latest round of financing. Grants from Los Angeles-based St. Baldrick’s Foundation totaling more than $1.1 million were awarded to researchers at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. St. Jude received the bulk… Read More


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World-renowned husband and wife team join local transplant org

The Memphis Business Journal

In less than a month, the UT/Methodist Transplant Institute has added two highly regarded professionals in the transplant field. The Transplant Institute named Dr. Daniel Maluf as surgical director of liver transplantation. He will also be a professor of surgery at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) and director of live donor transplantation… Read More


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New UTHSC institute tackles health of Southerners

The Memphis Business Journal

Two researchers at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) will lead a new institute that aims to address health inequities in the South. UTHSC’s Karen Johnson, endowed professor of women’s health in the Department of Preventative Medicine, and Michelle Martin, director of the Center for Innovation in Health Equity Research and professor of… Read More