Publisher: The Memphis Business Journal


In the Media

Life and death inside the simulation: Future UT docs learn how to save lives before they have to

The Memphis Business Journal

As the crow flies, the Memphis Medical District and Collierville are a good distance away from one another. Yet, as parts of the greater Memphis area, the two are more connected than at first glance. That was the message that both University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) and Collierville Chamber of Commerce executives conveyed… Read More


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Get ‘moved by the power’ of UTHSC’s Health Care Heroes Innovations winner

The Memphis Business Journal

One of cancer’s most formidable adversaries is Dr. Neil Hayes. A physician and scientist with the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC), Hayes has played a vital role in The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA). The cancer genomics program is a collaboration, started in 2006, between the National Cancer Institute and the National Human Genome… Read More


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On the scene: MBJ names winners of 21st annual Health Care Heroes awards

The Memphis Business Journal

In a community filled to the brim with medical professionals, each year the Memphis Business Journal honors the standouts. MBJ held its 21st annual Health Care Heroes awards Tuesday, Aug. 20, at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis. Finalists were recognized in the categories of Administrative Excellence, Community Outreach, Health Care Innovations, Health Care Provider-Physician, and Health… Read More


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Le Bonheur docs make medical history with voice box/airway reconstruction

The Memphis Business Journal

In a medical first, a toddler born without an airway and without a voice box now has both thanks to a surgery pioneered at Memphis’ Le Bonheur Children’s Research Hospital. Dr. Jerome Thompson, an otolaryngologist with Le Bonheur and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, led a team of doctors who used two of… Read More


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Clinical drug trials network for Tennesseans shows promise

The Memphis Business Journal

Tennesseans’ opportunities to access clinical trial drugs are more limited than other parts of the country. But, a year-old initiative out of a local university is getting the state’s residents enrolled in early drug and medical device access. “This network meets a huge need for University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) clinical research,” said… Read More


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UTHSC program incentivizes destruction of ‘research silos’

The Memphis Business Journal

Scientific research often struggles to break through compartmentalization among individual labs and departments. A seed funding program focused on collaboration at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) aims to change the limiting nature of “research silos.”


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Done Deal: Cancer center buys east campus from Methodist for $51M

The Memphis Business Journal

The partnership dissolution between Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare and West Cancer Center that began last fall now includes the transfer via sale of West’s east campus. In September 2018, West announced it would be joining three other independent community oncology practices to found OneOncology. Separately, Methodist has plans to create a new Methodist Cancer Institute… Read More


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Building Memphis finalists and winner: Best New Construction-Large category

The Memphis Business Journal

Building Memphis Awards: Best New Construction Finalists Large, projects over $20M.