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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.
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Vision correction for astronauts may benefit brain injury patients
New technology tested at UT Southwestern may have out-of-this-world benefits for traumatic brain injury patients. A lower body negative pressure chamber that has helped improve astronauts' vision in space might also speed the recovery of patients who have suffered brain damage.
Could Ketamine conquer treatment-resistant depression?
A notorious drug that can cause dangerous hallucinations and even death when abused may be the key to treating severely depressed patients when used under proper physician care. UT Southwestern’s Dr. Lisa Monteggia has uncovered how the drug Ketamine works so rapidly and why patients are seeing success when other treatments have failed.
New approach for destroying deadly brain tumors
Glioblastoma is the most aggressive and dangerous brain cancer in adults, with a two-year survival rate of just 30%. Researchers with UT Southwestern's Peter O'Donnell Jr. Brain Institute have found that a new combination of drugs can destroy the deadly type of tumor, and they are working to fast-track the treatment for use with patients.
Undergraduates dive deep into science at UT Southwestern
It’s a prestigious program that draws more than a thousand collegiate applicants for typically fewer than 100 spots. The Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship at UT Southwestern’s Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences feeds the curiosity of some of the brightest and most promising student scientists from across the nation who spend 10 intensive weeks immersed in the lab.