Internal Medicine Overview

As of 2015, Internal Medicine has more than 550 faculty: 498 primary faculty and 57 more from other departments who hold secondary appointments. The primary and secondary faculty includes:

    • 2

      Nobel Prize winners
    • 6

      members of the National Academy of Sciences
    • 8

      members of the National Academy of Medicine (formerly the Institute of Medicine) 
    • 7

      members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
    • 36

      members of the American Society for Clinical Investigation
    • 30

      members of the Association of American Physicians

The Department of Internal Medicine is organized into 17 divisions that provide the excellent education, research, and patient care for which the department is renowned.

Update in Internal Medicine 2016

The Update in Internal Medicine is a CME program emphasizing topics requested by our referring physicians, controversies, arising from journal clubs, and posed by our trainees. The program highlights diagnostic and therapeutic solutions based on the most recent clinical science. The goal is to provide state-of-the-art practical advice on issues identified as frequent items for consultation and second opinions, as well as new advances in applying molecular techniques in translational medicine. 


Internal Medicine Faculty

These exceptional faculty lead UT Southwestern Medical Center's Internal Medicine programs to produce graduates who balance the core responsibilities of medicine: selfless dedication, competence, and compassion. As with the rest of UT Southwestern, Internal Medicine is pursuing the future of medicine, today.