Chairs of Excellence


Chair Name Occupant
Harriet S. Van Vleet Chair of Excellence in Pharmacology Burt M. Sharp, M.D.
Harriet S. Van Vleet Chair of Excellence in Virology Martha M. Howe, Ph.D.
Harriet S. Van Vleet Chair of Excellence in Microbiology and Immunology Terrance G. Cooper, Ph.D.
E. Eric Muirhead Chair of Excellence in Pathology Lawrence Pfeffer, Ph.D.
Crippled Children's Hospital Foundation (Vacant)
Chair of Excellence in Biomedical Engineering (Vacant)
UTMG Chair of Excellence in Obstetrics and Gynecology Giancarlo Mari, M.D,
Le Bonheur Chair of Excellence in Pediatrics James W. Wheless, M.D.
Plough Foundation Chair of Excellence in Pediatrics Stephania A. Cormier, Ph.D.
J.R. Hyde Chair of Excellence in Rehabilitation Engineering William M. Mihalko, M.D., Ph.D.
Thomas A. Gerwin Chair of Excellence in Physiology Leonard R. Johnson, Ph.D.
First Tennessee Chair of Excellence in Clinical Pharmacy P. David Rogers, Pharm.D., Ph.D.
William and Dorothy Dunavant Chair of Excellence in Pediatrics Jonathan A. McCullers, M.D.
Federal Express Chair of Excellence in Pediatrics John J. Bissler, M.D.
Semmes-Murphey Chair of Excellence in Neurology Andrei Alexandrov, M.D.
Maury W. Bronstein Chair of Excellence in Cardiovascular Physiology Jonathan H. Jaggar, Ph.D.
Goodman Chair of Excellence in Medicine Arnold E. Postlewaite, M.D.
Second Le Bonheur Chair of Excellence in Pediatrics (Vacant)
Mark S. Soloway Chair of Excellence in Urology Robert W. Wake, M.D.

Updated May 9, 2016