Several ophthalmologists have joined the Hamilton Eye Institute at the University of Tennessee. As faculty, they will also be practicing at the UT Medical Group offices on Wolf River Parkway in Germantown.
UTHSC professor and vice chair of the Department of Neurology, Ronald F. Pfeiffer, M.D., has been an investigator with The Parkinson Study Group, which recently reported results of a major long-term, multi-center clinical trial.
John C. Ring, M.D., Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the UT Health Science Center, has been named a Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellow for 2004-2005.
On Friday, July 16 minority college students enrolled in summer programs at UTHSC were honored during a closing ceremony at the Student Alumni Center.
Rebecca P. Winsett, PhD, associate professor in the UTHSC College of Nursing, has received a five-year $1.5 million grant to exaimine health outcomes of transplant recipients managed by nurse practitioners.
On Friday, May 28, 427 students graduated from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC). Graduates represented six colleges: Allied Health, Dentistry, Graduate Health Sciences, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy.
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center will hold graduation ceremonies at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, May 28 at the Mid-South Coliseum.
Dennis R. Schaberg, MD, professor and chair of the Department of Internal Medicine at UTHSC has been recognized as master physician by the American College of Physicians.