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Three New Executives Announced at UT
Memphis, Tenn. (November 5, 2007) – Cheryl R. Scheid, PhD, vice chancellor of Academic, Faculty and Student Affairs at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) announced three new executive appointments.
Matthew T. Sanchez will become the assistant vice chancellor for Student Affairs, responsible for oversight of admissions, financial aid and registrar functions for UTHSC.
Carol A. Schwab, JD, LLM, has
accepted the position as director of Medical Legal Education and will develop a
new curriculum, “Legal Issues in Health Care.” Initially the curriculum will be taught in the
Chanchai Singhanayok McDonald, PhD, will
assume the position of assistant vice chancellor for Institutional Research and
She will oversee the design, development and delivery of database systems needed to support institutional programs, facilitate faculty research, and enhance the educational enterprise.
Prior to joining UTHSC, Sanchez was
director of Financial Aid and Scholarships for
Dr. Schwab came to UTHSC from the Medical
College of Georgia where she was assistant dean of Medical/Legal Education and
developed the Legal Issues of Medicine for medical students. Prior to that, she was a professor at
Dr. McDonald spent the last eight years
As the flagship statewide academic health system, the
University of Tennessee 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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