VOL. 127 | NO. 31 | Wednesday, February 15, 2012
The Center City Development Corp. board of directors will meet Wednesday, Feb. 15, at 9 a.m. at 114 N. Main St.
Methodist South Hospital will host a lunch and learn titled “Turning Heart Failure into Success” Wednesday, Feb. 15, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in meeting rooms A and B at the hospital, 1300 Wesley Drive. The event is free and open to the public. For more information or to reserve a seat, call 888-777-5959.
The Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will hold a luncheon Wednesday, Feb. 15, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Shelia T. Champlin, director of communications and marketing at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, will present “From Quiet Partner to Centennial Splash.” Attendance is free for members, $25 for guests in advance and $30 at the door. To register, visit www.sms-midsouth.org.
The Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club will hold a Female Business Leader Lunch Thursday, Feb. 16, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Napa Café, 5101 Sanderlin Ave., suite 122. The lunch will allow business leaders an opportunity to network and discuss ideas. To R.S.V.P., email Jeremy Park at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Memphis, University of Tennessee Health Science Center and Vanderbilt University will present Biomaterials Day Friday, Feb. 17, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the U of M’s FedEx Institution of Technology, 365 Innovation Drive. The conference will feature panel discussions on the innovation of clinical needs of biomaterials, a networking luncheon and presentation by students and professionals. Visit tiny.cc/UMbiomaterialsday2012 for more information.
Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club will present a free webinar Friday, Feb. 17, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Dr. Joseph Michelli will speak on “Building Emotional Value – Crafting Your Way We Serve Statement.” The webinar is limited to 100 participants. Visit www4.gotomeeting.com/register371030951 to register.
The Black Student Association at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center will host its 20th annual Awards & Recognition Ball Saturday, Feb. 18, at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Cost is $45 per person and $450 for a table of 10. Funds raised will support BSA. For tickets or more information, call 448-5618 or 800-733-0482.