The chairman of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center Department of Surgery will step down when a search for a new leader for the department finds his replacement, university officials announced Monday. Dr. Timothy Fabian, chairman of surgery for more than 14 years, will continue as a professor in the department after his successor is… Read More
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Timothy C. Fabian, professor and chair of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center Department of Surgery, has announced he will step down from his position as chair once his successor has been named.
UTHSC and Lifeblood are joining forces to host a Holiday Blood Drive for the campus and the community on Friday, Dec. 6, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in room 305 of the Student-Alumni Center at 800 Madison Ave.
The University of Tennessee Research Foundation Innovation Awards recognized 19 University of Tennessee Health Science Center researchers who, among other advances, won 14 patents during the year. The B. Otto and Kathleen Wheeley Award for Excellence in Technology Transfer went to Dr. Edward Chaum, Plough Foundation Professor of Retinal Diseases. Chaum, who joined UTHSC in 2000,… Read More
Dr. Robert L. Davis has been appointed as the founding director of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center’s Center in Biomedical Informatics and the University of Tennessee-Oak Ridge National Laboratory Governor’s Chair in Biomedical Informatics.
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center has tapped Jena J. Steinle to be director of research at the Hamilton Eye Institute.
[Karen] Johnson, a professor at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, worked as the principal invesstigator in Memphis for a national study that examined the long-term effects of intensive weight loss intervention on diabetic participants.
The photo above appears in The Legacy the Future: A Centennial Portrait of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center with a caption that reads “For recreation, UT student nurses formed an orchestra at Baptist Hospital, where they were housed. Because their exhausting duties included washing, folding and replacing hospital linens in addition to their studies, playing… Read More