University of Tennessee President Joe Dipietro, Assistant Vice President for Communications Gina Stafford, Ellie Amador and Erica Jenkins left to right, at the Foundry in Knoxville, Tenn., Thursday, May 12, 2016.
Photos by Adam Bimer

UT System President, Communications and Marketing Honored at PRSA Awards Night

The University of Tennessee was well represented at the annual ceremony, receiving eight awards total, including the Excellence in Mentorship and the Executive of the Year awards.


Susan Fancher gestures on a touchscreen tablet in a hospital room
Susan Fancher, simulation director for the College of Nursing, demonstrates how the simulated electronic fetal monitoring app works.
Photos by Melissa Dos Santos

Fetal Heart Monitor App Helps Train Future Nurses

UT researchers worked to develop an app to create a more realistic experience to instruct future nurses in monitoring babies and their mothers during labor.