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The Tennessee Health Care Hall of Fame

Meet the 2019 Inductees

2019 Sponsors





the ann and monroe carell foundation
Memphis/West TN District Hospital Members of the Tennessee Hospital Association


dvl seigenthaler finn
2016 inductee henry w. foster jr.


With a mission to honor men and women who have made significant and lasting contributions to the health care industry, The Tennessee Health Care Hall of Fame seeks to recognize and honor the pioneers and current leaders that have formed Tennessee’s health and health care community and encourage future generations of health care professionals.

The Hall has been created by Belmont University and The McWhorter Society and is supported by the Nashville Health Care Council, a Hall of Fame Founding Partner.

Nominees can be practitioners, executives, entrepreneurs, mentors, teachers, scientists, researchers, innovators or any person with a connection to the health or health care field.

Nominations are accepted annually beginning in January, with inductees announced each May. The induction ceremony will be held every October. A limited number of individuals will be inducted each year.

Key Dates & Deadlines

OCTOBER 16, 2019
Nominations open for 2020 inductee class at tnhealthcarehall.com

FEBRUARY 15, 2020
Nomination submission deadline for the 2020 Hall of Fame class

MAY 2020
Inductees announced at McWhorter Society Luncheon at Belmont University

FALL 2020
Induction Ceremony and Luncheon individual tickets on sale
Induction Ceremony and Luncheon sponsorship deadline
Individual ticket deadline
Induction Ceremony and Luncheon at Belmont University


Questions or requests for information about The Tennessee Health Care Hall of Fame should be directed to:

Matthew Seaton, Belmont University

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