The Nashville Campus for the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) was created through a partnership between the University and Ascension Saint Thomas (AST). The Nashville campus spans Middle Tennessee, providing education and training for medical students, residents, and fellows in a variety of specialties. The Nashville campus also offers research collaboration, graduate dental education, and health professions education.
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
UTHSC values excellence, caring, respect, health equity, integrity, diversity, and knowledge. As the flagship statewide, public, academic health system, the mission of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center is to bring the benefits of the health sciences to the achievement and maintenance of human health, with a focus on the citizens of Tennessee and the region, by pursuing an integrated program of education, research, clinical care, and public service. Employing more than 6,000 people on its faculty, staff, and not-for-profit corporation faculty practice groups, UTHSC contributes more than $4 billion to the economy of Tennessee.
Founded in 1911, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center’s main campus is located in Memphis and comprises six colleges – Dentistry, Graduate Health Sciences, Health Professions, Medicine, Nursing, and Pharmacy. Additionally, UTHSC has campuses in Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Nashville. Statewide, UTHSC educates more than 3,000 students and trains more than 1,300 residents and fellows in 87 ACGME programs. To learn more, visit www.uthsc.edu.
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