Feature Profiles

PHYSICIAN SPOTLIGHT: Stephen B. Edge, MD
PHYSICIAN SPOTLIGHT: Stephen B. Edge, MD

Baptist Cancer Center’s director has plenty on his plate

After 21 years at Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, New York, Stephen B. Edge, MD, was ready for a new challenge. He found that and more when he took over as director of the Baptist Cancer Center in August 2013.

Edge is overseeing construction of a new building that will be the centerpiece of Baptist Memorial Health Care’s cancer services.


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HEALTHCARE LEADER: David M. Stern, MD, Executive Dean UTHSC
HEALTHCARE LEADER: David M. Stern, MD, Executive Dean UTHSC

Raising the profile of the College of Medicine

In 1920, only nine years after the founding of what is now the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC), administrators O.W. Hyman and A.H. Wittenborg gave back part of their salaries to help keep the College of Medicine open.


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