Harry W. Jarrett, PhD, UTHSC molecular sciences professor, was awarded two grants to study muscular dystrophy and the regulation of genes.
UTHSC will recognize two exceptional alumna at it upcoming Alumni Awards and Reunion Luncheon on Friday, April 22 at the Holiday-Inn Select Memphis East.
The UTHSC A.C. Mullins Professor in Research, Malak Kotb, PhD, has been selected to serve as chair of the Immunity and Host Defense Study Section of the National Institutes of Health for 2005-2006.
The UTHSC College of Health Science Engineering is holding its first annual Alumni Weekend April 22-23. Distinguished researcher, Dr. Britton Chance, will be the James Gibb Johnson Distinguished Visiting Professor.
The Bluff City Medical Society, in partnership with the UT Center on Health Disparities, is featuring Levi Watkins, Jr., MD, as its guest lecturer for the Annual Bluff City Memorial Lecture.
Dan Goldowitz, PhD, director, UT Center of Excellence in Genomics and Bioformatics, is participating in a panel discussion on University-National Lab-Industry Partnership Opportunities at a southeastern biotech conference.
UTHSC Assistant Professor Chunxiang Zhang, MD, PhD, has been awarded two grants to pursue vascular research that will aid in the understanding and treatment of diabetes, as well as cardiovascular disease.
Six students from UTHSC have been selected to enter a national competition focusing on improving healthcare quality.