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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
Federal, non-federal, and industry-sponsored grants awarded to UT Southwestern faculty in May 2017.
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.
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.
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.
Faculty members joined family and friends of the Class of 2017 to salute our newest graduates of UT Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and UT Southwestern Medical School.