Department of Medicine


  • Congratulations to Dr. Patrick Higgins, 4th year medical student and pre-Chief for the Division  of General Internal Medicine and Dr. Michele McAmis, 2nd year  resident, recipients of the 2016 Gold Humanism Award.

    Congratulations to Dr. Patrick Higgins, 4th year medical student and pre-Chief for the Division of General Internal Medicine and Dr. Michele McAmis, 2nd year resident, recipients of the 2016 Gold Humanism Award.

  • The Department of Medicine is pleased to announce that Dr. Samuel Dagogo Jack, Division Director of Endocrinology and Metabolism, has recently published Diabetes Risks from Prescription and Non-Prescription Drugs and is the Editor of Leptin – Clinical Regulation and Clinical Applications.

    The Department of Medicine is pleased to announce that Dr. Samuel Dagogo Jack, Division Director of Endocrinology and Metabolism, has recently published Diabetes Risks from Prescription and Non-Prescription Drugs and is the Editor of Leptin – Clinical Regulation and Clinical Applications.

  • Dr. Dipen Kadaria (R), Assistant Professor,  Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, was the recipient of the 2015 recipient of the James L. Lewis Excellence in Teaching Award. Dr. Muthiah Muthiah, Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care, was awarded the 2015 Golden Apple Teaching Award.

    Dr. Dipen Kadaria (R), Assistant Professor, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, was the recipient of the 2015 recipient of the James L. Lewis Excellence in Teaching Award. Dr. Muthiah Muthiah, Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care, was awarded the 2015 Golden Apple Teaching Award.

  • The Summer Research Scholars Program is an eight-week program designed to help exceptionally well-qualified undergraduate students gain valuable research experience in the College of Graduate Health Sciences and the College of Pharmacy.

    The Summer Research Scholars Program is an eight-week program designed to help exceptionally well-qualified undergraduate students gain valuable research experience in the College of Graduate Health Sciences and the College of Pharmacy.

  • Dr. Colin W. Howden Honored by the American College of Gastroenterology

    Dr. Colin W. Howden Honored by the American College of Gastroenterology

  • 2016 - 2017 Chief Residents. Back row: Drs. Alex Woods and Deirdre James. Front row: Drs. Andrew Han, Shelly Swindler, Kim Huch, Internal Medicine Program Director, Matthew Barnes.

    2016 - 2017 Chief Residents. Back row: Drs. Alex Woods and Deirdre James. Front row: Drs. Andrew Han, Shelly Swindler, Kim Huch, Internal Medicine Program Director, Matthew Barnes.

Established in 1911, the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) is the education and research hub of one of the nation’s oldest and largest medical centers.

As the largest Department on the UTHSC campus, we are committed to outstanding clinical care, education and research.

Our physicians offer compassionate, cutting-edge patient care consistent with the latest medical evidence, as only a top academic health science center can provide. We are fortunate to have physicians who are renowned in their fields and widely acclaimed for their expertise. Our professors educate the next generation of physicians with the best available scientific and clinical knowledge.

Our medical scientists seek to discover the causes of illnesses and to translate those discoveries into new therapies for curing and preventing disease.

We are supported by a talented administrative, clinical and research staff that is committed to excellence. For further information about our exceptional people and programs please see the navigation bars at left or contact us directly.

interim division chiefGuy L. Reed, MS, MD
Lemuel Diggs Professor
Chair, Department of Medicine

News

Recipients of the 2016 Gold Humanism Award

Drs. Dipen Kadaria and Muthiah Muthiah receive Teaching Awards

Dr. Colin W. Howden Honored by the American College of Gastroenterology

New Chief Residents

Summer Research Scholars Program

Director of Endocrinology and Metabolism Has Two Books Published

Contact Us

Department of Medicine
Coleman Building
Suite D334
956 Court Avenue
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: (901) 448-5752
Fax: (901) 448-1666