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UTHSC Appoints Steve Rowland Assistant Vice Chancellor for Business

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Effective on February 1, Steve Rowland, a 31-year veteran of the UTHSC staff, was appointed assistant vice chancellor for Business. Rowland reports to Anthony A. Ferrara, vice chancellor for Finance and Operations.


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Delta Dental of Tennessee Challenges UTHSC Dental Alumni with Pledge

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Delta Dental of Tennessee recently announced a challenge pledge of $1.25 million toward the renovation of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) Dunn Dental Building.


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UTHSC’s Outreach Effort Gets Boost from NIH to Help Underserved Youth

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The University of Tennessee Health Science Center(UTHSC) is receiving National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding of $1.3 million over five years to stimulate the public’s interest in science.


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Free Glaucoma Screening at UTHSC Hamilton Eye Institute

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The Friends of Congressional Glaucoma Caucus Foundation (FCGCF), the UTHSC Community Affairs Department and the UTHSC Hamilton Eye Institute are collaborating to offer free glaucoma screenings on Friday, January 19.


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Dale Named To Endowed Professorship

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James B. Dale, MD, has been named the Gene H. Stollerman, MD, Endowed Professor in Medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC).


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Researcher Awarded Grant to Discover How to Prevent Respirator Injury

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The National Institutes of Health (NIH) have awarded a five-year $328,500 grant to Scott. E. Sinclair, MD, assistant professor at UTHSC, to investigate the internal human mechanisms responsible for respirator lung injury.


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UTHSC Graduates to Meet Statewide Health Care Needs

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On Friday, December 1, the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) graduated 163 students, approximately 60 percent of whom will fill much-needed health care positions across the state.


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Intervention for Dementia Caregivers Cuts Through Racial Barriers

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According to a UTHSC-led study published in Annals of Internal Medicine, individualized interventions can significantly ease the burden, improve quality of life and reduce the likelihood of clinical depression in the caregiver.