Joe DiPietro and Phillip Fulmer
President Joe DiPietro introduces Phillip Fulmer during a press conference in Hollingsworth Auditorium at the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture in Knoxville, Tenn.
Photo by Adam Brimer

Phillip Fulmer Named Special Advisor to UT President for Community, Athletics And University Relations

In this role, Fulmer will serve as an ambassador for the University system, support intercollegiate athletic programs in Knoxville, Chattanooga and Martin, and work with UT government relations and alumni affairs leadership to advocate for UT statewide.


Doctor Daniel Sumrok
Daniel Sumrok, director of the Center for Addiction Science in the College of Medicine at UT Health Science Center, has decades of knowledge and experience in treating the devastating consequences of substance abuse.
Photo by Jane Pate, UTHSC

UTHSC’s Center for Addiction Science Recognized as First Addiction Medicine Center of Excellence in the Country

The Center for Addiction Science was founded to address the untreated addiction epidemic, providing clinical treatment services across all demographics. The center is also training physicians to offer alternate forms of pain therapy to avoid over-prescription of opioids.