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Leading Memphis Transplant Surgeon: Almost Everyone Can Donate Something

The Daily News

Earlier this month, a flag-raising ceremony was held in front of Methodist University Hospital to recognize National Donate Life Month in April and raise awareness about organ and tissue donation…Eason says the Methodist University Hospital Transplant Institute remains on track to open a completely transformed Transplant Institute next year, thanks to an anonymous $40 million… Read More


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UTHSC Set To Open New Training Facility

The Daily News

In less than three weeks, the University of Tennessee Health Science Center will launch its new $39.7 million, 45,000-square-foot building packed with high-tech tools and a cutting-edge training environment.


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D. Neil Hayes of UT/West Institute for Cancer Research has 27 manuscripts in prestigious journals in April

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Hundreds of new scientific discoveries in cancer reported by D. Neil Hayes’ team and other colleagues involved in the Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA), has generated an enormous public data repository for thousands of researchers around the world. Dr. Hayes is the Van Vleet Endowed Professor in Medical Oncology in the Department of Medicine at the… Read More


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Students lend helping hands in dental hygiene fair

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The sounds of dental instruments buzzing filled the halls of Healing Hands Health Center on Friday morning as more than 100 people took advantage of the clinic’s dental hygiene fair. The program brings together dental hygiene students from East Tennessee State University and the University of Tennessee to offer dental services to underserved individuals across… Read More


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The Medical Report: UTHSC promotion, Methodist expansion and iPhone health records

The Memphis Business Journal

The University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) has promoted one of its own, and Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare is expanding again.


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New UTHSC facility will offer high-tech simulation of patients

The Commercial Appeal

In the new Center for Healthcare Improvement and Patient Simulation, they’ll be able to hone their skills in virtual reality — using high-tech manikins (jointed, detachable models of humans) and other computer and robotic simulators — before experiencing the pressure of seeing actual patients.


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UTHSC set to open new $39M training facility

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University of Tennessee Health Science Center is set to open its new $39.7 million center for healthcare improvement and patient simulation.


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This visor-like device could be a defibrillator for stroke

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Researchers and clinical investigators Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), Mount Sinai and the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center reported that patients who had a large-vessel occlusion and used the device could be sent to a comprehensive stroke center that had the capabilities to treat stroke. The device has better potential of identifying occlusion… Read More