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“Depression is a brain disease to which we have not paid enough attention. It’s common. It can be measured. And it can be treated.”MedBlog
Research and Innovation
Investigations into cancer, neuroscience, heart disease and stroke, and many other fields keep UT Southwestern at the forefront of medical progress.
Concussions and other traumatic brain injuries may increase the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease earlier in life, according to a study from UT Southwestern’s Peter O’Donnell Jr. Brain Institute.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.
Fourth-year UT Southwestern Medical School medical student Nicholas Spendlove recently celebrated his son’s first birthday, hosting a party for family and friends in the same apartment where he unexpectedly delivered Ethan in October 2016.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.
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Concussions may increase Alzheimer’s risk
A new study from UT Southwestern’s Peter O’Donnell Jr. Brain Institute reveals concussions and other traumatic brain injuries may boost the risk for Alzheimer’s disease earlier in life.
UT Southwestern experts help paralyzed college student walk again
Two years ago, a former high school athlete was at the peak of her college career when a rare autoimmune disease robbed her of her vision and the ability to walk. Today, 21-year-old Kiara Connley is making amazing progress in her recovery, after UT Southwestern neurologists identified what others missed.
New treatment reduces harmful overgrowth of bacteria in IBD
More than 1.6 million Americans suffer from inflammatory bowel disease. A new strategy for treating the disease is being pursued by microbiologists at UT Southwestern Medical Center who have uncovered a novel way to control the harmful overgrowth of gut bacteria.
Best-in-class microscopes create new pathways to discovery
Multi-million-dollar technology at UT Southwestern is opening a new window into the 3D structure of cells and the promise of developing drugs to fight a number of diseases.