It's a match!
UT Southwestern medical students in the Class of 2018 learned where they will do their residencies on Match Day.
Match Day celebration fulfills students’ dreams
Match Day celebration fulfills students’ dreams, with an anniversary twist
Match Day 2018 by specialty
Here, grouped by specialty, are the matches achieved by members of the UT Southwestern Medical School Class of 2018.
Songbird brain signaling provides insight into human behavior
A study from UT Southwestern’s Peter O’Donnell Jr. Brain Institute demonstrates that a bird’s song can be altered -- to the syllable -- by activating and deactivating a neuronal pathway responsible for helping the brain determine whether a vocalization is performed correctly.
Commentary: Patients and physicians need alternatives to opioids
As the opioid epidemic continues to spread across the country, Texas is taking some important steps in the battle, from improved monitoring of prescription painkillers to expanded programs to treat addiction.
Brotherly love at UT Southwestern Medical School
They moved to the United States as children and set their sights on helping others. Now two Nigerian brothers are about to realize their American dream and become physicians.
Flu vaccines reduce absenteeism
Mandatory flu vaccines for health care workers improve participation by as much as 30 percent and reduce absenteeism during critical periods of patient surges by about 6 percent, findings from a multi-institutional study show.
Dr. Reginald Wilson, class of 1944, celebrates 98th birthday
Class of 1944 graduate celebrates 98th birthday and a lifetime of international adventure, military service, and baby deliveries
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Why sitting may be bad for your heart
Dr. James de Lemos said sedentary behavior is associated with obesity, insulin resistance and fat deposition in the heart, all of which can lead to injury to heart cells.
Treating depression for those with chronic disease
No matter what, depression should not be ignored and symptoms and effects should be monitored closely, says Dr. Madhukar Trivedi.
How CAR-T therapy may help to kill forms of cancer
Simmons Cancer Center takes immune cells from the cancer patient into the lab, inserts a gene to force T-cells to recognize the cancer, explains Dr. Larry Anderson, a specialist in multiple meyeloma at UT Southwestern
How to spot ovarian cancer early?
Ovarian cancer remains a stubborn killer. Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas are hoping to help improve the odds.
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The principles that guide academic medicine
Darrell G. Kirch, MD, AAMC President and CEO: With the inauguration of our new president and the convening of the 115th Congress, we have entered a new era of uncertainty in health care.
Peers may influence how well type 1 diabetes is managed
How young people with type 1 diabetes relate to their peers may have important effects on how well they manage the disease and how distressing it is for them.
Scientists are designing artisanal proteins for your body
The human body makes tens of thousands of cellular proteins, each for a particular task. Now researchers have learned to create custom versions not found in nature.
Spine surgery safer at hospitals than outpatient facilities
Patients who get spinal surgery at outpatient centers may be more likely to have serious complications or require repeat operations than their counterparts who get these procedures in a hospital.