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UTHSC Graduates to Meet Statewide Health Care Needs
Dr. Jeanette Lancaster, Sadie Heath Cabaniss Professor of Nursing and dean of the University of Virginia School of Nursing, will give the charge to the graduates. An alumnus of UTHSC, she is also the current president of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, the national voice for university and four-year-college education programs in nursing. The organization represents more than 590 member schools of nursing at public and private institutions nationwide.
UTHSC Chancellor William F. Owen, Jr.,
MD, will preside over the event.
Of the 163 graduates, 24 are from the
As the flagship statewide academic health system, the University of
Tennessee Health Science Center is focused on a four-tier mission of education,
research, clinical care and public service, all in support of a single goal: to
improve the health of Tennesseans.
Offering a broad range of postgraduate training opportunities, the main
campus, which includes six colleges, is located in
This study quantifies the economic impact of the UTHSC on the economy of the state of Tennessee for FY2010.
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