UTHSC College of Health Professions

We are truly excited about our future to assure the quality of our programs.

The College of Health Professions is composed of the departments of Audiology and Speech Pathology, Diagnostic and Health Sciences, Occupational Therapy, and Physical Therapy.

Operating as usual

01/04/2024

Unlocking the Future of Emergency Preparedness with Drone Technology

All Are Welcome!

Get ready for a groundbreaking initiative that will reshape UTHSC approach to emergency preparedness!

Join us for the launch of the Emergency & Disaster Preparedness Project, an innovative endeavor supported by the NIH/NNLM- Health Informatics- Emergency Preparedness and Response Award. Dr. Sajeesh Kumar (PI), Department of Diagnostic & Health Sciences, College of Health Professions.

The project aims to enhance emergency preparedness and response at University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) by training selected UTHSC Police and Staff.

Date: Monday, February 5th, 2024

Time: 12:00 to 1:00 PM CST (Be seated by 11:50 AM CST)

Venue: Freeman Auditorium, 930 Madison Avenue, 3rd Floor, Memphis, TN

What to Expect:

Β· Hear about the emergency readiness at UTHSC.

Β· Discover how drone technology will enhance emergency response.

Β· Learn about the diverse training modes and Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) Remote Pilot Certificate training.

Lunch: Boxed Lunch for the first-come, first-served! RSVP by January 26,2024. [email protected]

01/02/2024

Today, we were presented generous checks from the Knoxville Downtown Sertoma Club at their holiday luncheon. Sertoma members – your hard work in fundraising for our program is greatly appreciated, and the positive impact of your gifts will be felt by students and patients. Thank you, thank you!
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UTHSC, Vanderbilt University Receive $2.4 Million Grant to Promote Diversity in Speech-Language Pathologists for High-Need Children - UTHSC News 12/20/2023

Exciting News Alert! 🌟 We are thrilled to announce that the UTHSC ASP (Audio Speech Pathology) Department, in collaboration with Vanderbilt University, has been awarded a phenomenal $2.4 million grant! This grant will play a pivotal role in fostering diversity within the field of Speech-Language Pathology, especially in serving high-need children.

A huge congratulations to the UTHSC ASP Department for this well-deserved recognition and the impactful work they do! This achievement reflects their commitment to inclusivity and excellence in education and healthcare.

Let's celebrate this milestone and look forward to the positive impact this grant will have on shaping the future of Speech-Language Pathology!


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UTHSC, Vanderbilt University Receive $2.4 Million Grant to Promote Diversity in Speech-Language Pathologists for High-Need Children - UTHSC News The Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and the Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences at Vanderbilt University have secured a $2,399,454 grant to fund a five-year project to address the need for diversity in highly trained professiona...

Photos from UTHSC College of Health Professions's post 12/18/2023

Exciting News! Thrilled to celebrate the outstanding achievements of UTHSC College of Health Professions this year! From dedicated students to brilliant faculty, you've all made incredible strides in the world of healthcare. ✨

As we wrap up this remarkable year, let's take a moment to appreciate the hard work, passion, and resilience that define the UTHSC CHP community. Your commitment to advancing health and wellness is truly inspiring! πŸ’™

Wishing each and every one of you a joyous and restful holiday season! 🎁 May your days be filled with warmth, laughter, and the company of loved ones. ✨ Here's to a well-deserved break and the anticipation of even greater accomplishments in the upcoming year! 🌟

Happy Holidays from the UTHSC College of Health Professions family!

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12/18/2023

ASP’s 2023 Holiday Party - escape room style. Everyone got out before time expired! So much fun.
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Photos from UTHSC College of Health Professions's post 12/14/2023

πŸŽ“πŸ‘ Exciting News! πŸŽ‰ Join us in celebrating the incredible achievements of our UTHSC College of Health Professions graduates 🌟 They've worked tirelessly, and now it's time to honor their dedication and success!

πŸ‘©β€βš•οΈπŸ‘¨β€πŸ”¬ To all the future healthcare leaders, therapists, and professionals, congratulations on reaching this significant milestone. Your hard work, passion, and commitment have brought you to this moment, and we couldn't be prouder. πŸŒˆπŸŽ“

Let's flood the comments with words of encouragement, virtual cheers, and high-fives to show these graduates that their journey is not only acknowledged but celebrated by a supportive community. πŸ™ŒπŸ’™

πŸŒπŸ’¬ As Alumni what advice do you have for our new graduates? Share your favorite memories, inspiring messages, or advice for the next chapter using . Let's create a wave of positivity and support for these amazing individuals!

🎁 Let's make this graduation one to remember. Your support means the world to our graduates as they embark on new adventures and contribute to the health and well-being of our communities. πŸŒπŸ’™

Congratulations, UTHSC College of Health Professions graduates! Here's to your bright future! πŸ₯‚πŸŽ“

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Congratulations 🎊

12/07/2023

The DPT faculty would like to recognize our DPT c/o 2025 student, Faith Blanchard-Ludanga, as a recent recipient of the 2024 APTA Catherine Worthingham Student Scholarship Award to attend CSM 2024 in Boston, MA. This is a prestigious honor, and only 9 students were selected out of over 450 applications across the nation for this scholarship award. In addition, Faith the first DPT student to receive this scholarship in our DPT program. We could not be more proud of Faith and her accomplishments thus far in her DPT education at UTHSC.

Episode 1: Transforming Vision Care Globally Sajeesh Kumar Tech Driven Optometry Initiative 11/17/2023

🌟 Exciting News! πŸ† Our very own UTHSC Faculty, Sajessh Kumar, has been honored with a prestigious Global Award for Vision Care! 🌎 Join us in celebrating his outstanding contributions to the field.

πŸŽ‰ Watch the video below to learn more about the incredible work that earned Sajessh Kumar this well-deserved recognition. His dedication to advancing vision care on a global scale is truly inspiring!

πŸ‘€πŸŽ₯ https://youtu.be/e5uWDaMUCF4?si=xY4EghQ5omUOUwFz

Let's amplify the impact of his achievement by spreading the word! Share this post, tag your friends, and help us applaud Sajessh Kumar for making a significant difference in the world of vision care. πŸ™ŒπŸ‘ UTHSC Health Informatics and Information Management University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Episode 1: Transforming Vision Care Globally Sajeesh Kumar Tech Driven Optometry Initiative

11/10/2023

Help us in honoring Marcia Sharp, retired Navy Reservist and Associate Professor of Health Informatics. Your commitment to service and education leaves a lasting impact. Thank you for your dedication, Marcia! Happy Veterans Day!

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10/31/2023

Happy Halloween from COHP

πŸŽƒπŸ‘» Trick or Treat, it's Halloween! Here's to wishing you a day full of laughter, unforgettable memories, and candy galore!

Fill | UTHSC DPT Interview Clinician Assistance 2023 10/31/2023

πŸ“’ Calling all local clinicians! 🩺 We're gearing up for the Fall 2024 UTHSC DPT student interviews on November 18, December 8 & 9, and we need YOUR expertise. 🀝

Our assessment process is powered by professionals like you, and we'd love for you to join us either in-person or via Zoom.

πŸ“‹ Interested? Sign up to assist with assessments here: [Sign-up Form](https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=2RNYUX1x3UWeypqhnAnW-XW24_BgPXpEk5j193PXLPdUQ0tERUNHMlNIOEE1NUczREFBOVlOMlVTRi4u)

Your support means the world to us! 🌟 University of Tennessee Health Science Center University of Tennessee Health Science Center Office of Research

Fill | UTHSC DPT Interview Clinician Assistance 2023 Please join us to help select the next group of UTHSC DPT Students. Interviews will be FACE TO FACE at UTHSC in the 930 Madison Building, 6th floor. **** If you would like to participate but are unable to join us in person, we will also have zoom capabilities!!!**** Select which day you would like t...

Health Professions Student Recognized at National Conference for Research Poster - UTHSC News 10/26/2023

πŸŽ‰πŸ‘ Congratulations to Anne Mones, a second-year cytology/histotechnology student at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, and her professor, Dr. Sheila Criswell, for their outstanding achievement at the National Society of Histotechnology Convention! πŸ† Anne's poster on pancreatic tumors and insulin production, in collaboration with Dr. Criswell, earned them third place and a published manuscript in Biotechnic & Histochemistry. πŸ“š Their research sheds light on the remarkable resilience of the pancreas, a vital organ in our health. Kudos for their impactful work! πŸ§ͺπŸ“Š

https://news.uthsc.edu/health-professions-student-recognized-at-national-conference-for-research-poster/

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Health Professions Student Recognized at National Conference for Research Poster - UTHSC News Anne Mones, a second-year cytology/histotechnology studentΒ at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center,Β was recognizedΒ at the recentΒ National Society of HistotechnologyΒ ConventionΒ for her poster illustrating the diagnostic aspects of pancreatic tumorsΒ andΒ the link between pancreatic...

10/23/2023

πŸ“š Exciting News! πŸŽ‰ Dr. Rebecca Reynolds, EdD, RHIA, CHPS, FAHIMA, has just released her groundbreaking academic book! πŸ“–

Title: Fundamentals of Law for Health Informatics and Information Management
Join us in celebrating her incredible achievement in the field of healthcare and information management. πŸ₯πŸ“Š

πŸ‘‰ Get your copy today and dive into the world of healthcare information!
πŸ‘‰ Share your thoughts and key takeaways from the book.
πŸ‘‰ Spread the word about this must-read academic work!



Let's support Dr. Reynolds and her invaluable contribution to the field. πŸ™Œ

Congratulations, Dr. Reynolds! πŸŽ“πŸ“

High School to Health Care, Forging Pathways into Lab and Data Sciences - UTHSC News 10/12/2023

Did you know that UTHSC College of Health Professions has created a new program to enhance recruitment and introduce high school students to lab and data science careers?

Join us and be a part of this incredible journey! If you're a high school student with a passion for science, don't miss out! Your future starts here. https://news.uthsc.edu/high-school-to-health-care-forging-pathways-into-lab-and-data-sciences/

High School to Health Care, Forging Pathways into Lab and Data Sciences - UTHSC News The laboratory and data sciences fields have experienced a severe shortage of professionals and face challenges with recruiting prospective students into lab and data sciences programs. Now, faculty within the College of Health Professions have created a new program to enhance recruitment and introd...

10/10/2023

Congratulations to Dr. Erin Plyler for being promoted to Clinical Professor! Also, she and her husband, Dr. Patrick Plyler, had their article entitled β€œManagement of Unilateral Hearing Loss in the School-Aged Child” published in the Journal of Educational, Pediatric & (Re)Habilitative Audiology. Way to go!
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10/02/2023

Atlanta area alumni and friends of ASP - some of us are headed your way in October. Come hang out with us and catch up on happenings in the department.
RSVP to [email protected].
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Photos from UTHSC College of Health Professions's post 10/02/2023

UTHSC College of Health Professions faculty had an incredible time at the University of Memphis "Choose Your Major Day." Their dedication to engaging with students and sharing valuable insights for the future of healthcare was truly inspiring! 🌟

Join us in shaping the future of health professions education! πŸ“š

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Photos from UTHSC College of Health Professions's post 09/25/2023

πŸš€ Today, our dedicated PT students at UTHSC College of Health Professions took a deep dive into wheelchair training! πŸͺ‘ They've been working tirelessly to ensure the safety and comfort of future patients while getting in and out of wheelchairs. πŸ’ͺ

Let's show our support for these future healthcare heroes! πŸ’™ Are you passionate about making a difference in healthcare too? Join us on this journey!

09/25/2023

If you are impacted by hearing loss, we have an opportunity to learn more about it and meet others who are experiencing similar things each day. Please consider joining our free, online course that begins in October.

Interested? Contact Dr Beth Humphrey at [email protected].

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09/20/2023

Our DPT students are all about community outreach! 🌟

Last weekend, the 2025 and 2026 DPT classes rocked the Wellness Festival at Morris Park in downtown Memphis. They were on a mission to promote cardiovascular health and wellness by offering free blood pressure checks, BMI assessments, grip strength tests, and 5x Sit to Stand tests for health fair participants.

Hats off to our DPT2025 philanthropy chairs, Qiera Bentley and Nick Reynolds, for leading the charge, and a big shoutout to Dr. Jacque Bradford for her expert supervision.

πŸ‘₯ The turnout was incredible! So proud of our students for making a difference in the community. Let's keep up the good work! πŸ’ͺ❀️

Photos from UTHSC College of Health Professions's post 09/18/2023

πŸŽ‰πŸ‘©β€βš•οΈπŸ‘¨β€βš•οΈ Congratulations to the incredible OT Class of 2023-2024! 🌟 You've donned your white coats, symbolizing the start of an amazing journey towards clinical excellence. πŸ₯ Your dedication, passion, and hard work have brought you this far, and there's no doubt you'll continue to shine as you embark on your clinicals. Wishing you all the best as you make a positive impact on the lives of your future patients.



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09/18/2023

Emily Noss, co-director for clinical education in SLP, visited last week with some of the pediatric SLPs at Blount Memorial Total Rehab Pediatrics. All shown here, including Ms. Noss, are alumni of our program: Molly Schaefer, Noss, clinic manager Emily Miller, and Meagan Phillips. We are thankful for partners in our community who supervise our graduate students in off campus placements!
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