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Medical students shine during new curriculum’s Clerkship phase

Medical students shine during new curriculum’s Clerkship phase

 

One of the defining elements of the new UT Southwestern Medical School curriculum is that the students now begin clinical work much earlier in the four-year program.

Suter receives Army’s 2016 Mologne Award

Suter receives Army’s 2016 Mologne Award

 

Dr. Robert E. Suter, Professor of Emergency Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center who also serves as a Colonel in the Army Reserve, has received the prestigious 2016 Lewis Aspey Mologne Award, the Army surgeon general’s award for military academic excellence.

Medical student receives HHMI support for research

Medical student receives HHMI support for research

 

Austin Moore, a UT Southwestern Medical School student who will complete his third-year rotations in June, has been awarded a Medical Research Fellowship by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI).

UTSW’s new Radiation Oncology Building – and what’s in it for patients

UTSW’s new Radiation Oncology Building – and what’s in it for patients

 

The new Radiation Oncology Building – part of the Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center and an outpatient clinic of William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital – represents yet another indicator of the growth of UT Southwestern Medical Center’s cancer services, both in numbers and in reputation.

Grinnell receives Piper Professor Award, recognizing outstanding teaching

Grinnell receives Piper Professor Award, recognizing outstanding teaching

 

Dr. Frederick Grinnell, Professor of Cell Biology and founder of UT Southwestern Medical Center’s Ethics in Science and Medicine Program, was selected by the Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation to receive a prestigious Piper Professor Award for 2017.

NIH Director touts UTSW research successes during town hall address

NIH Director touts UTSW research successes during town hall address

 

Speaking to a near-capacity crowd in the Tom and Lula Gooch Auditorium on May 19, Dr. Francis S. Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), said the future of medicine belongs to institutions like UT Southwestern that are integrating robust basic science with the most advanced technologies available, positioning themselves to discover the treatments of tomorrow.

Awards for May 2017

Awards for May 2017

 

Federal, non-federal, and industry-sponsored grants awarded to UT Southwestern faculty in May 2017.

PRC honors Jewell, Turer as distinguished researchers

PRC honors Jewell, Turer as distinguished researchers

 

The UT Southwestern President’s Research Council (PRC) recently honored Dr. Jenna Jewell, Assistant Professor of Molecular Biology, and Dr. Emre Turer, Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine and a member of the Center for the Genetics of Host Defense, with 2017 Distinguished Researcher Awards.

MSTP student Li receives Ida Green Award

MSTP student Li receives Ida Green Award

 

Ying Chuan Li, a student in the Medical Scientist Training Program, has received the 2017 Ida M. Green Award, which is given annually to a female student in the UT Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.

Ophthalmology receives $115K RPB grant

Ophthalmology receives $115K RPB grant

 

Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB), which supports eye research aimed at prevention, treatment, or eradication of all diseases that threaten vision, has awarded Ophthalmology at UT Southwestern Medical Center a $115,000 grant to support efforts in the Department.