The UTHSC/Saint Francis Hospice and Palliative Care Fellowship


  • ACGME accredited/1 year program
  • 4 positions — 2 adult and 2 pediatric
  • Intensive training in the management of patients with life-limiting illnesses
  • Offers pathway to board certification
  • Methods of instruction—patient care, didactics, inde-pendent study, and research

Fellowship Faculty

Clay Jackson, MD

Clay Jackson, MD

Dr. Clay Jackson is currently the Medical Director for the Hospice and Palliative Care Fellowship through the University of Tennessee and Methodist Hospital and Hospice. He completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Tennessee/Baptist-Tipton program. A graduate of The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Dr. Jackson holds certification through the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine and the American Board of Family Medicine.

St Francis

Contact Us

St. Francis Family Medicine Center

1301 Primacy Parkway
Memphis, TN 38119
Phone: 901-448-0276
1-800-733-4858
Fax: 901-448-0404

Residency Coordinator
Priscilla Griffith
pgriffit@uthsc.edu
Phone: 901-448-0230