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Sisters Establish Diabetes Lectureship at UTHSC in Memory of Their Parents

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The first John Ed and Odessa Williams Endowment in Community Diabetes Lectureship brought diabetes expert James Gavin III, MD, to UTHSC campus as the keynote speaker.


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Medicine and Pharmacy Students Take Anti-Smoking Campaign to Schools

The Commercial Appeal

The Germantown Weekly in The Commercial Appeal has photo – page 11 – of College of Medicine and College of Pharmacy “Tar Wars” anti-smoking effort with children:


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Lifeblood Drive at UTHSC

The Commercial Appeal

Blood Drive: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center General Education Building (Rooms 201-204), 8 S. Dunlap. Hosted by Lifeblood and the International Pharmaceutical Students’ Federation from the College of Pharmacy at UTHSC.


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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.


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Lifeblood, UTHSC to Host Blood Drive Monday

Lifeblood and the International Pharmaceutical Students’ Federation from the College of Pharmacy will host a blood drive open to the public Monday, Dec. 1, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Rooms 201-204 of the UTHSC General Education Building, 8 S. Dunlap St.  


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Dr. Alvin Crawford, UTHSC Alumnus, Offers Advice to Students

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In 1964, Dr. Crawford was the fi rst African American to enroll at and graduate from UT’s med school in Memphis.In 1964, Dr. Crawford was the first African American to enroll at and graduate from UT’s med school in Memphis.


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Dr. Marie Chisholm-Burns, Dean of the College of Pharmacy at UTHSC, Wins National Award

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Marie Chisholm-Burns, PharmD, MBA, MPH, FCCP, FASHP, dean of the College of Pharmacy at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC), is the recipient of the 2013 Literature Award for Sustained Contributions given by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Research and Education Foundation.


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UTHSC to graduate 105 students in December

The Commercial Appeal

The event will be streamed live online, with best results using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox browsers, at https://www.uthsc.edu/graduation/index.php.