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Roane State launches new medical lab tech program

By Bob Fowler Roane State staff writer Responding to requests from area healthcare leaders, Roane State is launching a new associate degree program in Medical Laboratory Technology. “We intend to admit the first class in the fall semester,” said Dr. Patricia Jenkins, dean of the community college’s Health Sciences Division. …

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Roane State success coach says “This is where I need to be”

By Bob FowlerRoane State staff writer As one of Roane State’s success coaches, “I continually get these moments of confirmation where I think, ‘This is where I need to be,’” Kim Scarbrough says. Scarbrough, a Knoxville resident, has been with the innovative success coach program since 2018, when she and …

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