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Did you know brain aneurysms are often the cause of hemorrhagic strokes, the most devastating and life-threatening type of stroke? Babu Welch, M.D., discusses the risk of aneurysm rupture.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.
UT Southwestern biochemist Benjamin Tu, Ph.D., known for his work on the relationship between fundamental cellular processes and metabolism, was recently named a finalist in the 2017 Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists.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.
Faculty members joined family and friends of the Class of 2017 to salute our newest graduates of UT Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and UT Southwestern Medical School.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.
The science behind balding and gray hair
It's a discovery that holds promise to one day reverse visible signs of aging. Researchers at UT Southwestern have uncovered the mechanism behind hair loss and graying, paving the way to possible treatments.
Student’s scientific discovery highlights strength of UT Southwestern Grad School
He hasn’t graduated yet, but Ryan Golden, an M.D. and Ph.D. student at UT Southwestern, has received the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences’ top award for a monumental discovery important to understanding the mechanisms of health and disease.
In pursuit of an Alzheimer’s vaccine
About six million Americans are currently living with Alzheimer’s disease and another six million are showing early signs of developing the disease. Researchers at UT Southwestern are working toward a solution that would prevent the disease from beginning.
Innovative web-based app eases screening for depression
One in six adults here in the U.S. will experience depression at some point in their lives. The vast majority will suffer alone. A team at UT Southwestern has come up with a novel way to get more patients diagnosed and treated. They developed an easy-to-use application that helps primary care, pediatric and specialty care providers screen for depression just as easily as they track temperature, blood pressure and weight.
Minimally invasive heart surgery gives East Texas man new life
He went from thinking he was hours from death to feeling 25 years younger. Tommy Lloyd of Longview, Texas credits a unique heart surgery at UT Southwestern for not only saving his life, but allowing him to live life fully.