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Dr. Wes White Implements Coaching Style Teaching

Wes White, MD, Urology Residency Program Director, often uses video of surgeries as a teaching tool at national conferences. Now, he is also using video of surgeries to enhance teaching residents, similar to football programs watching video of game footage. Read more


Celebrating a Legacy: Dean Neutens Retires

James Neutens, PhD, Dean of the University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine since 2007, is retiring after a 34-year career with UT. He served as the third dean since the formalization of the UT Graduate School of Medicine in 1991. Read more


Distinguished Physicians Recognized as Inductees to John W. "Jack" Lacey, III, MD Wall of Distinction

The John W. "Jack" Lacey, III, MD, Wall of Distinction recognizes physicians, administrators and team members who contributed to the mission and vision of The University of Tennessee Medical Center and UT Graduate School of Medicine and help it achieve prominence in healthcare. Read more


GSM Awards Residents for Outstanding Scholarship and Research

The UT Graduate School of Medicine recognized residents and fellows for their achievements as scholars and in scholarly activity at the 2018 New Resident and Fellow Reception and Awards Ceremony. Read more


Dr. Eric Carlson Enhances Teaching and Leadership Skills with Master's from Harvard

Eric Carlson, DMD, MD, EdM, Professor and Chair of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, received a master's degree in education from Harvard University. Read more


Anesthesiology Resident Completes Politics Rotation

Anesthesiology Resident Patrick McFarland, MD, completed a one-month Policy Research Rotation in Political Affairs in Washington DC through the American Society of Anesthesiolgists. Read more


GSM Faculty Honored for Excellence

The 16th annual UT Graduate School of Medicine Faculty Awards were presented by James J. Neutens, PhD, Dean; William Metheny, PhD, Assistant Dean for Graduate Medical and Dental Education; and Mitchell Goldman, MD, Assistant Dean for Research, during the New Resident and Fellow Reception and Awards Ceremony to Amila Orucevic, MD, PhD, Kimberly Fortner, MD, Andrew Russ, MD, Stacy Stephenson, MD, and James Neutens, PhD. Read more


The Scope Features UTGSM's Healing, Education and Discovery News

The July issue of The Scope Newsletter is online now, featuring the latest news of the UT Graduate School of Medicine in healing, education and discovery news. Read the July issue of The Scope. Read more


Advanced GI MIS Fellowship Receives Bariatrics Accreditation

The Advanced GI MIS Fellowship in the Department of Surgery received continued three-year accreditation from the Fellowship Council with the additional designation for Bariatrics. Read more


UT Medical Center, Pacira Pharmaceuticals, and CQ-Insights Announce Collaboration to Minimize Opioid Use After Hernia Surgery

To improve patient outcomes and combat a segment of the national opioid epidemic, The University of Tennessee Medical Center and Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCRX) announced a continuous quality improvement (CQI) project designed to develop low- or no-opioid postsurgical pain management pathways for patients undergoing one of the most common surgical procedures, hernia surgery. Read more


Martha Earl Named Health Information Center/Preston Medical Library Director

Martha Earl, MSLS, AHIP has been named the Director of the Health Information Center/Preston Medical Library at The University of Tennessee Medical Center. Read more


Alzheimer's Research Initiative Launched at UT Medical Center

In an effort to expand Alzheimer’s disease research on the campus of The University of Tennessee Medical Center, Regal Entertainment Group CEO Amy Miles has agreed to chair a major fundraising initiative to support research at The Pat Summitt Clinic. Read more


Dr. Van Nes Named Knox News 40 Under 40

Jaclyn van Nes, MD, Assistant Professor and Director of Obstetrics and Gynecology Simulation, was named as a 2018 Knoxville News Sentinel 40 Under 40. Read more


Frontiers Highlights Healing, Education and Discovery at the Medical Center

The latest Frontiers magazine is all digital and tells how Dr. Amy Barger-Stevens provides excellence in educaiton, a new NIH grant for Amyloid research, Dr. Keith Gray's election to Leadership Tennessee, advances to the Urology program, and more Read more


NIH Supports Amyloidosis Research

Jonathan Wall, PhD, and his research team recently received a new three-year grant from the National Institutes of Health. The grant will allow them to study, "Pre-targeting Immunotherapy for Light Chain (AL) Amyloidosis." Read more


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