Each May, UT Southwestern Medical Center honors the dedication of its long-term employees and their contributions to our patient care, research, and educational missions.
With NCI designation, Simmons Cancer Center is among the most elite cancer centers in the country. Such designation identifies Simmons as having the characteristics that enable excellence in patient care, in research, and in education and training.
The Academy of Medicine, Engineering & Science of Texas (TAMEST) selected Yuh Min Chook, Ph.D., Professor of Pharmacology and of Biophysics at UT Southwestern Medical Center, as the recipient of the 2015 Edith and Peter O’Donnell Award in Science.
Ryan Walk, MD "TBD."
"Designed to educate those specializing in the care of cancer patients and provide a forum for multimodality interaction that promotes discussion of the most recent clinical research affecting patient care, as well as to bring oncology specialists together to review cases and make recommendations for managing cancer patients." Jonathan Dowell, MD, moderator.
"Live Patient Presentations." and "Patient Discussion." Richard C. Wang, MD, PhD "Polyomaviruses in Dermatology and Medicine."
Adam Alder, MD "Renal Disease/Tumors."
Mothaffar Rimawi, MD, Baylor College of Medicine. "New Insights Into the Management of HER2 Breast Cancer."
UT Southwestern is about more than its hospitals, clinics, and classrooms. It's about the people–who they are, what they do, and how they contribute to the future of medicine, today.