David Irvin has been named associate vice chancellor for facilities services for the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He will begin on October 3. Irvin has more than thirty years of experience in university facilities and maintenance, and is currently associate vice president for plant operations at the University of Houston and the associate vice chancellor
In an open letter to the UT community, Coach Pat Summitt announces that she has been diagnosed with with early onset dementia (“Alzheimer’s Type”) at the age of 59.
A team led by Xiaopeng Zhao, assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has developed an award-winning algorithm that improves the effectiveness of electrocardiograms, which screen for a variety of heart abnormalities.