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Local Health Care Professionals On Suicide Prevention Awareness

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A series of events for local health care professionals begins Wednesday – organized by the Medical Foundation of Chattanooga, the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine, LifeBridge and the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Medical Society. Dr. Mukta Panda is a professor of medicine – and assistant dean for student education and wellbeing – at… Read More

Dr. Michael Whitt Interviewed on World AIDS Day

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For a great interview on WMC Action News 5 with Dr. Michael Whitt, chair of the Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Biochemistry at UTHSC, and state Rep. G. A. Hardaway about World AIDS Day and local statistics and events marking the observance, go here.

Local Infant Mortality Rates Decrease, But African-Americans Still Disproportionately Affected

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This is part of a series on pediatric healthcare challenges in this region.  Organizations profiled in this series include the BLUES Project, which is part of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and is fighting infant mortality