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Upcoming Events

October 2-4
Golden Graduate Homecoming
Memphis, TN
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Thursday, November 7 UTHSC Alumni Reception Calhoun's on the River Knoxville, TN
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November 7-9
College of Pharmacy Alumni Weekend
Knoxville, TN
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College of Pharmacy News

Save the Date for Alumni Weekend (Nov. 7-9)

Join your classmates for Pharmacy Alumni Weekend in Knoxville, TN November 7-9. The weekend is bigger and better than ever!
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Bobby Thomas Inclusivity Endowment

The college has embarked on a fundraising campaign that will make an incredible difference in the lives of students who wish to pursue a degree and career in Pharmacy. Read more »

Alumna joins BlueCross BlueShield

Dr. Sonya King joins BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee as pharmacy director for government programs. Read more »

'Parscription' Benefit Golf Tournament

The 19th annual Emmett Manley "Parscription" Golf Tournament will be Oct. 2 at Mirimichi Golf Course. It will benefit the American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Student Pharmacists. Email Alicia Sanchez at asanche5@uthsc.edu to register »

MORE NEWS FROM UT HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER
» UTHSC Alumni Networking Event in Knoxville, Nov. 7
» Chancellor's Message: Recognition for teaching hospitals
» UTHSC launches 1911 Society for donor recognition
 
 
 
College News
College of Medicine

» SCHOLARSHIP HELPS STUDENT FULFILL IMMIGRANT PARENTS' DREAM

Dorothy Khov's parents had no money or education when they came to the U.S. to give her a better way of life. She will graduate in May 2014 with a degree in Dental Hygiene.

» AUDIOLOGY & SPEECH PATHOLOGY TO BREAK GROUND ON NEW BUILDING

Join the Audiology and Speech Pathology program as they break ground on their new building in Knoxville on Sept. 27.

College of Dentistry

» ORTHODONTIC CLINIC NAMED FOR DR. JAMES VADEN ('69)

State-of-the-art facility, built using funds raised by alumni, will honor Dr. James Vaden, who served as chair of the orthodontics department for 11 years.

» SCHOLARSHIP ENDOWMENT ESTABLISHED

Dean Emeritus Bill Slagle has established a scholarship endowment in memory of his wife Shannon, who passed away in June. If you would like to make a donation to the Shannon Slagle Endowment, please visit http://www.uthscalumni.com/slagle.

College of Graduate Health Sciences

» MEMPHIS MEDICAL STUDENTS TARGET BRAIN CANCER, SEARCH FOR FUNDING

The most aggressive type of brain cancer has its own form of stem cells that keep tumors growing back, and UTHSC research has begun to shed light on how to target those cells.

» MALINDA FITZGERALD ('86) PREPPED FOR SUCCESS AT UTHSC

Malinda Fitzgerald (PhD, '86), the only NIH-funded researcher at Christian Brothers University, divvies up her time between her research, teaching and mentorin. She believes that she was well prepared to do all three in her doctoral program at UTHSC.

College of Medicine

» DERMATOLOGY DEPARTMENT NAMED

The Dermatology Department has been named the Kaplan-Amonette Department of Dermatology, in honor of Robert Kaplan, MD ('73), and Rex Amonette, MD ('71).

» AMERICAN BOARD OF SURGERY WELCOMES DR. JOSEPH COFER ('78) AS CHAIR

Dr. Cofer was elected to the ABS in 2007 as a representative of the Southeastern Surgical Congress. He is professor of surgery and surgery residency program director at the UT College of Medicine in Chattanooga.

College of Medicine

» INSTRUCTOR NAMED AMONG 2013 MINORITY NURSE FACULTY SCHOLARS

Melody Norris Waller, MSN, RN, was chosen one of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing and Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing's Future Fall 2013 Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars.

» DNP STUDENT RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS AWARD

Heather McCarthy has been selected as one of 30 recipients of the 2013 NAMS/Pfizer Medical Resident, Fellow, and DNP Awards. This is the first year that DNP students have been considered eligible for this prestigious award.

 
 
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