Legislative Resource Committee


  • Maintain contact with legislators for efficient exchange of information;
  • Update legislators on UTHSC events, resources, expertise, etc.


  • Continue efforts to effectively communicate with our legislature using every available channel.
  • Utilize and update the existing legislative resource database.
  • Gather information from UTHSC sources to present to legislators.
  • Maintain open communication with the Associate Vice President in the UT Office of State Relations.
  • Send UTHSC representatives to participate in the Day on the Hill.
  • Set up a campus legislative forum.

Members of Committee

Stephanie Nikbakht College of Nursing
Elisha McCoy College of Pharmacy
Uzoma Ibeguogu College of Medicine - Clinical
Richard Williams College of Dentistry
Beth Choby College of Medicine - Clinical
Jie Zhang College of Medicine - Clinical

Contact Us

Faculty Senate President
Terrance G. Cooper, Ph.D.
Harriet S. Van Vleet Professor of Microbiology & Immunology
Dept. of Microbiology, Immunology & Biochemistry
858 Madison Ave.
Memphis, TN 3863
Email: tcooper@uthsc.edu
Phone: Office (901) 448-6179
Phone: Lab    (901) 448-2882


Faculty Senate President Office
62 South Dunlap Rm 212
Memphis, TN  38163
Phone: 901-448-8323