FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
For more information, contact:
The University of
Communications and Marketing
Anne W. Manning – (901) 448-4072, or
Sheila Champlin – (901) 448-4957
Education Deans Named at the UT
The appointments follow an education reorganization plan proposed by the COM faculty blue ribbon panel that reviews education administration. The panel, headed by Eugene Mangiante, MD, associate dean for graduate medical education, proposed a restructuring of responsibility along content areas. The report proposed integration of all student education including curriculum, testing, standards and academic activities into a single position -- medical education. Student support activities and admissions will be maintained in the area of student affairs.
Graduate Medical Education (GME) and Continuing Medical Education (CME) remain under the GME umbrella administered by Dr. Mangiante.
Dr. Shreve, associate professor of Preventive Medicine, previously served as interim associate dean of academic and faculty affairs. Dr. Phillips, professor and vice chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, previously served as assistant dean for student affairs. The associate dean appointments are effective December 1.
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, with its six colleges,
is located in
This study quantifies the economic impact of the UTHSC on the economy of the state of Tennessee for FY2010.
920 Madison Avenue
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: (901) 448-5544
Fax: (901) 448-8640