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William R. Frey, PhD, Appointed Dean for
College of Allied Health Sciences at
the University of
Memphis, Tenn. (January 7, 2008) – Today, Hershel P. Wall, MD, interim chancellor at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC), appointed William R. Frey, PhD, dean of the College of Allied Health Sciences at UTHSC, effective immediately. Dr. Frey has served as interim dean of the college since May 2005.
Bill’s tenure as interim dean, each of the six programs within the
When he moved to the
Mid-South and joined the UTHSC family in 2003, Dr. Frey brought with him some
29 years of teaching and administrative experience at educational institutions
that include the
In addition to his extensive teaching credentials, Dr. Frey possesses extensive practice and professional experience. During his distinguished career, he has authored books and book chapters, published a variety of peer-reviewed articles and abstracts, and been involved – as a judge or participant – in a range of industry competitions and professional programs. His work has earned impressive recognition through grant support, as well as numerous honors and awards.
Dean Frey was recertified as a fellow of the
flagship statewide academic health system, the UT Health Science Center is
focused on a four-tier mission of education, research, clinical care and public
service, all in support of a single goal: to improve the health of Tennesseans.
Offering a broad range of postgraduate training opportunities, the main campus,
which includes six colleges, is located in
This study quantifies the economic impact of the UTHSC on the economy of the state of Tennessee for FY2010.
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