The University of Tennessee Medical Center Celebrates Sixty Years
August 08, 2016 10:34 ET | The University of Tennessee Medical Center
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 8, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On the morning of August 9, 1956, ambulances transferred patients from Knoxville General Hospital to the newly built state-of-the-art and air...
UT Medical Center Announces Published Research Showing Evidence of Vast Hepatitis C Virus Transmission via Snorting Straws
July 28, 2016 09:42 ET | The University of Tennessee Medical Center
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., July 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Officials with The University of Tennessee Medical Center (UTMC) have announced evidence that the sharing of snorting utensils, such as straws, when...
US Surgeon General Visits UT Medical Center, Discusses Opioid Epidemic
June 23, 2016 11:09 ET | The University of Tennessee Medical Center
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., June 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek H. Murthy met with doctors, lawmakers and a host of clinicians and other community leaders at The University of...
Dr. Jerry Epps Named Chief Medical Officer at UT Medical Center
April 11, 2016 17:05 ET | The University of Tennessee Medical Center
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., April 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The University of Tennessee Medical Center has named Dr. Jerry Epps senior vice president and Chief Medical Officer. Epps, who has more than three...
The University of Tennessee Medical Center's Top Physician Leader to Retire
March 15, 2016 13:55 ET | The University of Tennessee Medical Center
KNOXVILLE, TENN., March 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dr. Jack Lacey, senior vice president and Chief Medical Officer with nearly four decades of service at The University of Tennessee Medical Center,...
Pat Summitt Foundation Presents The University of Tennessee Medical Center $400,000 Check for The Pat Summitt Alzheimer's Clinic
January 22, 2016 11:24 ET | The University of Tennessee Medical Center
KNOXVILLE , Tenn., Jan. 22, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- During the SEC "We Back Pat" Lady Vols basketball game officials of The Pat Summitt Foundation presented a check for $400,000 to representatives of...
UT Medical Center Partners with DeRoyal Industries to Improve Efficiencies in Operating Rooms
April 22, 2015 17:02 ET | The University of Tennessee Medical Center
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., April 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The University of Tennessee Medical Center and DeRoyal Industries are partnering to bring an innovative supplies tracking system with the potential...
Regal Entertainment Joins Pat Summitt's Fight Against Alzheimer's Disease Makes a $50,000 Gift to Alzheimer's Clinic Campaign & Airs PSA in Theatres
March 09, 2015 10:57 ET | The University of Tennessee Medical Center
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., March 9, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Officials of The Pat Summitt Foundation announced today that Regal Entertainment Group, based in Knoxville, Tenn., has made the first corporate...
Pat Summitt Foundation and The University of Tennessee Medical Center Form Partnership to Create the Pat Summitt Alzheimer's Clinic
January 14, 2015 16:44 ET | The University of Tennessee Medical Center
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Leaders of the Pat Summitt Foundation and The University of Tennessee Medical Center held a media event today to announce a new strategic...
The University of Tennessee Medical Center Recipient of Major Gift From Lottery Winner
November 18, 2014 15:41 ET | The University of Tennessee Medical Center
KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 18, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- June 11 is a date Roy Cockrum will never forget – for two reasons. On June 11, 2010, he was confronted by the unknown; he was undergoing heart...