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We’re one of the world’s top academic medical centers, treating more than 60 subspecialties, several of which are consistently ranked among the nation’s best by U.S. News & World Report. Appointments: 214-645-8300
Joseph Hill, M.D., explains why data from the COMPASS trial marks an advance in the challenge to reduce blood clots.Stories & Insights
Research and Innovation
Investigations into cancer, neuroscience, heart disease and stroke, and many other fields keep UT Southwestern at the forefront of medical progress.
Sending a letter and, in some cases, a simple mail-in kit tripled colon cancer screening completion among low-income adults, researchers at UT Southwestern’s Simmons Cancer Center recently reported in JAMA.News Releases
Education and Training
As one of the premier academic medical centers in the nation, UT Southwestern trains the physicians, medical scientists, and health care professionals of the future.
Stress is part of both medical and graduate education, but leading academic medical centers across the country have recognized its accumulative downside and are working to address some of the factors that can sidetrack students’ and trainees’ paths to success.News Releases
The story of UT Southwestern is one of phenomenal growth, fueled by exceptional people with an extraordinary vision: to establish an academic medical center second to none.
Whether it’s delivering leading-edge patient care, conducting groundbreaking research, or educating the next generation of health care providers, UT Southwestern is doing more than simply providing today’s treatments. We’re delivering …
The future of medicine, today.
Multidisciplinary Breast Conference
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Neuroscience Seminar Series
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Microbiology Seminar Series
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UT Southwestern employees give from the heart
UT Southwestern’s annual giving campaign highlights the connections between the institution and the community, providing an opportunity for employees to join together and provide compassionate support to more than 500 charitable organizations.
New hope for therapy-resistant breast cancer
Cancer researchers at UT Southwestern have found that a first-in-class drug can prevent breast cancer growth when traditional therapies stop working. A clinical trial could get underway as early as next year.
Key predictor of heart disease identified for South Asians
New results from a long-term heart study led by UT Southwestern cardiologists show that South Asians with a family history of heart disease are at three times higher risk for calcium buildup in their arteries – a strong indicator of higher risk for heart attacks and stroke.
UT Southwestern alumnus reaches for the stars (literally!)
How does a medical school graduate end up in space? Dr. Norm Thagard launched into a nearly 20-year career with NASA after graduating from UT Southwestern in 1977. He returned to campus recently for Alumni Weekend to encourage current students to expand their horizons.