February 14, 2017
A Pharmacy Dynasty: Eight UTHSC COP graduates from one family
The Lingerfelt family has 10 members who are pharmacists. Eight of them are graduates of the UTHSC COP.
Reeves-Sain Room opens in College of Pharmacy Building
The space features past Reeves-Sain UT Community Pharmacy Residents and scholarship recipients along with their personal quotes and experiences as Reeves-Sain community pharmacy residents.
January 24, 2017
Robert J. Kaplan honored by the University of Tennessee President’s Council
Robert J. Kaplan, MD '73, a prominent Memphis dermatologist, generous philanthropist, and long-time patron of the University of Tennessee, was awarded the Jim and Natalie Haslam Presidential Medal during the 2017 University of Tennessee President’s Council Awards Dinner.
November 22, 2016
UTHSC CON community mourns passing of life-long nursing scholar
Dr. Sarah Hall Gueldner, native of Corryton, TN and lifetime nursing scholar, passed away October 4, 2016. She received a BS in Nursing from UTHSC in 1962, followed by a master’s degree from Emory University and a Ph.D. from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
August 24, 2016
COP alums lead effort to honor Dr. Gary Cripps
Dr. Gary Cripps is remembered as a great communicator who was committed to his students. “He could distill the most complicated topics into terms that we understood, and he inspired me to do what ultimately turned into a professional passion.”
August 17, 2016
Delta Dental donates SUVs to assist traveling dentistry students
Thanks to a recent donation of two SUVs from Delta Dental of Tennessee, students can now carpool when traveling from Memphis to the clinical site in Bristol, Tennessee.
August 08, 2016
UTHSC graduates 779 health care professionals in May
“We’re proud of our graduates,” said Lori Gonzalez, PhD, vice chancellor for Academic, Faculty and Student Affairs. “We know that these individuals will positively impact health care as they become practitioners or providers.”
College of Medicine receives $100K scholarship endowment
The UTHSC College of Medicine has received a generous endowment in support of student scholarship from the Knoxville Academy of Medicine Alliance. The initial award of the KAMA scholarships is slated for Fall 2016.
Benstein establishes scholarship fund to celebrate 35 years at UTHSC
When you are celebrating a milestone anniversary at work and aren’t ready to retire, what can you do to mark the occasion? If you are Barbara Benstein, PhD, MS, you reflect on your love for learning. Then, you start a scholarship fund to assist students with various expenses.
August 01, 2016
College of Medicine alumni gather at St. Pete event
UTHSC College of Medicine alumni gathered recently in St. Petersburg, Fla., at an event with the College of Medicine.