The Scope "Top Docs 2009"

The Scope E-Newsletter April 2009

The Scope: April 2009
From the Dean's Office
Bright Spots
Share a Bright Spot
Research: Grants and Promise
Interventional Radiology First in State
In the Spotlight
Match Day, New Residents and Fellows
Carlson, McCoy Examine Candidates
CAPHIS Inquiries Correlate to Top Five Diseases in Tennessee
Physicians Earn 'Top Docs'
New Faculty and Staff
Nominate Employees by May 15
Honor Outstanding Faculty by May 15
Webinars: Legal Issues Impacting CME
2009 Torch Campaign Co-Chairs Named
Business Survival Skills: 'Credentialing'
Continuing Medical and Dental Education
CMDE Calendar
Growth Factor, Technology in Oral Surgery Topics of Sullivan CDE Lecture
Faculty Development Workshop Brings Teaching Techniques to Faculty
Diabetes Conference Arms Physicians to Identify Cardiometabolic Risks
Graduate School of Medicine Shares Knowledge Worldwide
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Physicians Earn 'Top Docs'
CityView Magazine Top DocsThe seventh annual "Top Docs" issue of CityView Magazine hit newsstands in March. Physicians in Knox, Blount, Sevier and Anderson counties were asked to vote for their most esteemed colleagues in a variety of medical fields. The UT Graduate School of Medicine congratulates the following physicians, named "Top Docs" by their peers.

Daniel Bustamante, MD, Assistant Professor
Jack Chavez, MD, Associate Professor
Robert Craft, MD, Associate Professor
Jerry Epps, MD, Associate Professor
Michael Flynn, MD, Assistant Professor
James R. Langdon, MD, Associate Professor
Don Pearson, Jr., MD, Assistant Professor

Family Medicine
Ann Bevelhimer, MD, Clinical Professor
Brian Bonnyman, MD, Clinical Professor
Daniel Cox, MD, Instructor
Larry Davis, MD, Associate Professor
Anthony Florian, MD, Clinical Professor
Larry Rodgers, MD, Assistant Professor
Christopher Sawyer, MD, Instructor

Mark Anderson, MD, Assistant Professor
Calvin Bard, MD, Assistant Professor
Paul Branca, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
Peter Campbell, MD, Clinical Associate Professor
Thomas Doty III, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
Daniel Ely, MD, Associate Professor
Wahid Hanna, MD, Professor
Gary Klipple, MD, Associate Professor
William Law, Jr., MD, Clinical Professor
Kevin Martinolich, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
Daniel McCammon, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
Michael Miller, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
John Narro, MD, Associate Professor
Trent Nichols, MD, PhD, Clinical Assistant Professor
Casey Page, Jr., MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
Timothy Panella, MD, Chair and Associate Professor
William Paulsen, MD, Associate Professor
Steven Rider, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
Carlos Rollhauser, MD, Assistant Professor
Elise Schriver, MD, Clinical Associate Professor
J. Christopher Scott, MD, Associate Professor
Paul Serrell, MD, Clinical Associate Professor
James Shamiyeh, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
David Shupp, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
Russell Smith, MD, Associate Professor
John Stancher, MD, Assistant Professor
John Wolfe, MD, Clinical Instructor
Dale Wortham, MD, Professor
Thomas Young, MD, Assistant Professor

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Mark E. Anderson, MD, Associate Professor
Tara Burnette, MD, Assistant Professor
Pleas Copas, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
Stephanie Cross, MD, Assistant Professor
Susan Dodd, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
Robert Elder, MD, Associate Professor
Mark Gaylord, MD, Professor
Mark Hennessy, MD, Assistant Professor
Bobby Howard, MD, Chair and Associate Professor
Vichien Lorch, MD, Professor
Thomas Morgan, MD, Assistant Professor
James Schmid, Jr., MD, Assistant Professor
Kelly Wright, MD, Associate Professor
Nikki Zite, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Eric Carlson, DMD, MD, Chair and Professor
Jack Gotcher, MD, PhD, Professor
William High, DMD, Associate Professor
John Hudson, DDS, Professor
James McCoy, DDS, Professor
Carroll Shanks, DDS, Associate Professor

Lisa Duncan, MD, Associate Professor
Alan Grindstaff, MD, Assistant Professor
John Neff, MD, Professor
Stuart Van Meter, MD, Chair and Associate Professor

Anton Allen, Jr., MD, Associate Professor
Robert Bertoli, MD, Clinical Associate Professor
Judson Gash, MD, Associate Professor
Jeffrey Peeke, MD, Assistant Professor
Kenneth Rule, MD, Professor

Todd Abel, MD, Clinical Instructor
Hobart Akin, MD, Assistant Professor
Carlos Angel, MD
, Associate Professor
George Baddour, MD, Clinical Instructor
John Bell, MD, Professor
Joseph Chun, MD, Assistant Professor
Alberto Corrales, MD, Instructor
Robert Crawley, MD, Clinical Instructor
Richard Depersio, MD, Clinical Associate Professor
Raymond Dieter III, MD, Associate Professor
Michael Eilerman, MD, Clinical Instructor
Jeffrey Everett, MD, Associate Professor
Paul Froula, MD, Clinical Instructor
Thomas Gaines, MD, Associate Professor
Gary Gitschlag, MD, Clinical Instructor
Joseph Googe, Jr., MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
David Harris, Jr., MD, Clinical Associate Professor
Paul Hatcher, MD, Associate Professor
Jeffrey Hecht, MD, Associate Professor
Edwin Holt, MD, Clinical Instructor
Robert Ingraham, MD, Clinical Instructor
Alfred Kennedy, Jr., MD, Assistant Professor
James Killeffer, MD, Assistant Professor
Edward Kim, MD, Professor
Frederick Klein, MD, Professor
Donald Lakatosh, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
John Little, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
John Mack, Jr., MD, Associate Professor
Henry Nelson, MD, Professor
Bradley Pearman, MD
, Clinical Assistant Professor
Elmer Pinzon, MD, Assistant Professor
David Reath, MD, Associate Professor
William Reid, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
Jeffrey Roaten, MD, Assistant Professor
William Snyder, Jr., MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
Julio Solla, MD, Associate Professor
Jonathan Sowell, MD, Clinical Instructor
James Taylor, MD, Associate Professor
W. Bedford Waters, MD, Professor
Miriam Weinstein, MD, Clinical Associate Professor