Tennessee Alumnus

A Physician’s Journey

Dr. Robert Proffitt, (Health Science Center ’55), has written A Family Physician’s Journey and Diversions along the Way, the story of his interactions and lessons learned with the famous and not-so-famous in his lifelong family practice.

His story includes stints as a physician for the U.S. Embassy in South Korea and as a monitor for the Nicaraguan presidential election that saw the upset of Daniel Ortega in 1990.

Available on Amazon