Mayhew Lecture News

Noted Physician, Best-selling Author Abraham Verghese to Give Mayhew Lecture

The first doctor to admit AIDS patients to Tennessee hospitals will talk about his experiences as a physician, professor, and best-selling author when he delivers the fourth annual Anne Mayhew Distinguished Honors Lecture at UT on September 25. Abraham Verghese has been senior associate chair and professor of medicine at the Stanford University School of Medicine since 2007.

Noted Political Scientist to Give Mayhew Lecture on Health Care

Theda Skocpol

Theda Skocpol, professor of government and sociology at Harvard University, will be at UT on Thursday, November 1, to talk about the post-election future of health-care reform. The event is part of the Third Annual Anne Mayhew Distinguished Honors Lecture Series. It begins at 6:00 p.m. in the Baker Center Toyota Auditorium and will be preceded by a 5:00 p.m. reception. The reception and lecture are free and open to the public.