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Outstanding students receive honors, induction into health professions honor society

Outstanding students receive honors, induction into health professions honor society

 

The UT Southwestern School of Health Professions met recently to hand out awards, prizes, and recognition.

UTSW hosts Chancellor’s ‘Leading the Brain Health Revolution’ event

UTSW hosts Chancellor’s ‘Leading the Brain Health Revolution’ event

 

Praising UT Southwestern Medical Center as the UT System’s focal point for neuroscience, Chancellor William H. McRaven brought together researchers from across the System for a two-day “Leading the Brain Health Revolution” symposium on the UT Southwestern campus in January.

Heart Month

Heart Month

 

Coronary Heart Disease – often simply called heart disease – is the main form of cardiovascular disease. It is a disorder of the blood vessels of the heart that can lead to heart attack. Heart disease is a lifelong condition – once you get it, you'll always have it.

Awards for December 2016

Awards for December 2016

 

Awards for December 2016.

McNally to deliver WISMAC lecture Wednesday

McNally to deliver WISMAC lecture Wednesday

 

Dr. Elizabeth M. McNally, Director of the Center for Genetic Medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, and holder of the 19th Ida M. Green Distinguished Visiting Professorship, Honoring Women in Science & Medicine, will deliver the lecture named to honor late Mrs. Green

MLK Commemorative Celebration promotes diversity, justice, and service

MLK Commemorative Celebration promotes diversity, justice, and service

 

The 2017 commemoration at UT Southwestern Medical Center of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. highlighted the importance of service to the community, diversity in science and medicine, and promoting justice in various aspects of society, including health care.

Sage advice offered as Clerkships loom

Sage advice offered as Clerkships loom

 

Speaking to UT Southwestern Medical School students, Dr. Marshall Wolf, Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital, recently offered advice, counsel, and tips on becoming a better physician.

Deep-rooted community involvement earns medical student MLK Scholarship

Deep-rooted community involvement earns medical student MLK Scholarship

 

Hillary Evans, a second-year Medical School student and an Albert Schweitzer Foundation Fellow, was presented the 2017 Martin Luther King Scholarship for Community Service in the recent MLK Day Commemoration at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Cohen to discuss link between population genetics and chronic disease

Cohen to discuss link between population genetics and chronic disease

 

Chronic conditions like heart disease, liver disease, and obesity are among the leading causes of death around the world.

School of Health Professions graduates 115 at Commencement

School of Health Professions graduates 115 at Commencement

 

The UT Southwestern School of Health Professions conferred degrees on 115 graduates in Commencement exercises held Dec. 11 in the Tom and Lula Gooch Auditorium.