STATUS UPDATE: LMU to Complete the Semester Online, Will Not Hold Commencement Ceremonies COVID-19

Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) President Clayton Hess has announced that LMU will complete the Spring 2020 semester online. LMU will not hold commencement ceremonies this spring. Degrees will be conferred on candidates that have completed degree requirements at the end of the semester.

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  • LMU To Transition To Online Classes After March 13

    Lincoln Memorial University President Clayton Hess has announced that LMU will transition to online classes beginning Monday, March 16. All seated lecture classes will be moved online until at least March 27. Students should look for communication about individual courses from faculty members through LMU email.

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  • Five LMU Physician Assistants Return to Harrogate to Teach

    Five graduates from Lincoln Memorial University’s (LMU) Physician Assistant (PA) program have returned to their alma mater to help educate the next generation of PAs. Lauren Anderson, PA-C (Class of 2011), Mike Stephens, PA-C (Class of 2015), Joshua Shepherd, PA-C (Class of 2011), Tonya Skidmore, PA-C (Class of 2011) and George “Bradley” Thompson, PA-C (Class of 2014) returned to Harrogate to teach in the same program from which they graduated.

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  • LMU Holds Commencement Ceremony for Graduates in the DMS Program

    The Lincoln Memorial University-School of Medical Sciences (LMU-SMS) celebrated commencement for the Doctor of Medical Science program Friday, Dec. 13, at 2 p.m. at Tex Turner Arena on the LMU main campus in Harrogate, Tennessee. Randal Dabbs, MD, co-founder and president of Practice Development for TeamHealth, served as commencement speaker. Dabbs also serves as an instructor in the DMS program.

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  • What is a PA?

    When patients think of going to the doctor’s office, they probably picture a physician first. But in reality, there is a whole team of health care professionals, including physician assistants (PA), nurse practitioners, nurses and support staff, who work collaboratively to provide high quality health care. So, what exactly is a PA, and what can a PA do?

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