Profiles

Physician Spotlight: State of Health

Mar 13, 2019 at 06:54 pm by Staff

Lisa Piercey Navigates New Role as Tennessee Health Commissioner In January, Lisa Piercey, MD, MBA, FAAP, FACHE, was selected as commissioner for the Tennessee Department of H.... Read More

Sen. Alexander Recognized by AMA for Outstanding Service

Mar 13, 2019 at 06:28 pm by Staff

Last month, the American Medical Association (AMA) presented U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) with the Dr. Nathan Davis Award for Outstanding Government Service. "During.... Read More

Dr. Ashish Shah: A Heart for Transplant Patients

Feb 12, 2019 at 04:46 pm by Staff

Shah the Driving Force Behind Growth, Innovation at VUMC "The first time I watched a heart transplant, I said, 'This is it.'" More than 200 hearts transplants later, Ashish S.... Read More

March of Dimes Honors 17 Area Nurses

Feb 12, 2019 at 02:23 pm by Staff

As 2018 drew to a close, nurses from throughout Middle Tennessee gathered at Belmont University to celebrate the ninth annual March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Awards. The gala.... Read More

Physician Spotlight: Manny Sethi, MD: Leading by Example

Jan 21, 2019 at 09:44 am by Staff

Healthy Tennessee Founder Takes Wellness Efforts on the Road Inspiration can come from a number of places. For Manish "Manny" Sethi, MD, the greatest influence was found at ho.... Read More

Dr. Meredith McKean Brings New Hope, More Options for Melanoma Patients

Nov 15, 2018 at 04:03 pm by Staff

It's a long way from rural Iowa to Nashville, but Meredith McKean, MD, MPH, has navigated it well, with a few stops in between. In June, McKean was named among the newest rese.... Read More

Health Care Hall of Fame Inducts Seven

Nov 15, 2018 at 02:37 pm by Staff

The Tennessee Health Care Hall of Fame recently welcomed seven new industry legends to its ranks during a luncheon event held at Belmont University's Curb Event Center on Oct..... Read More

Physician Spotlight: Changing Minds

Oct 05, 2018 at 04:14 pm by Staff

Genovese Challenges Status Quo in Addiction Medicine The road to medicine was seemingly inevitable for Michael Genovese, MD, JD, chief medical officer at Acadia Healthcare, t.... Read More

Physician Spotlight: Brandon Downs, MD

Sep 12, 2018 at 10:21 am by Staff

For Brandon Downs, MD, FAAOS, the path to medicine was blazed early on. The Nashville native and founder of Orthopaedic Specialists didn't hesitate to follow in the footsteps.... Read More

Fighting the Good Fight

Sep 11, 2018 at 05:11 pm by Staff

Fortified Health Security Arming Healthcare Systems in the Cybersecurity War If the thought of a cybersecurity breach to your bank is terrifying, imagine the fallout for a he.... Read More