Events to Inspire Your Well-Being

UTHSC College of Medicine Speaker Series and Events

On behalf of The Medical Foundation of Chattanooga, University of Tennessee College of Medicine - Chattanooga, Life Bridge, and The Medical Society, we are very pleased to welcome our three speakers for our Speakers Series for Suicide Prevention Month in September. Visit for details, and after registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting:

  • Dr. Stephen Loyd, Chief Medical Officer of Cedar Recovery

  • Dr. Chris Cunningham, UC Foundation Professor of Psychology; President, Society for Occupational Health Psychology

  • Dr. Michael Baron, Medical Director Tennessee Medical Foundation – Physician Health Program

We are very honored to have them all presenting for us and look forward to each of their presentations on Friday mornings at 7:00am on Friday’s during the month of September on Zoom. CME Credit is available for the September Speakers Series; see below for details.

If you are in Chattanooga, please join us for two special events:

September 20th - Throwin’ for a Cause

Please register for the Axe Throwing event, Throwin’ for a Cause, sponsored by Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network. The cost is $20 person, which will get you in the door and you can throw axes until closing. Register here.

October 3rd  - Out of the Darkness: Together to Fight Suicide Walk

The Life Bridge- Chattanooga and UTCOMC Team will be walking in honor of Walter Capote, MD. Register here for the Life Bridge – Chattanooga and UTCOMC Team.

Sponsored by American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Location: Tennessee River Park, Shelter One - 4631 Amnicola Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37406
Registration: 11:00 am
Event Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET

CME Credit for September Speaker Series

AMA Credit Designation: The University of Tennessee College of Medicine (UTCOM) designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Continuing Education for Non-Physicians: The UTCOM will issue Certificates of Participation to non-physicians for participating in this activity and designates it for CEUs using the national standard that 1 hour of educational instruction is awarded .1 CEU. 

Accreditation: The UTCOM is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.