The Lengthened Shadow of One Man
Some have called Donald W. Seldin, M.D., the intellectual father of UT Southwestern. Others say he's the greatest chair of Internal Medicine. Either way is right - he's a living legend.

Donald Seldin: The Lengthened Shadow of One Man

In 1951, a young doctor from Yale arrived in Dallas. Donald W. Seldin, M.D., brought with him an extraordinary intellect, a determined attitude, and a commitment to excellence. His drive and vision helped shape what UT Southwestern has become. Follow Dr. Seldin’s story from Coney Island youth to American medicine icon.