Newsmakers

Newsmakers

Dr. Jay Horton, Director of the Center for Human Nutrition as well as Professor of Internal Medicine and Molecular Genetics, has been awarded the Frontiers in Science Award from the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists. Read More

Dr. Samuel Parnell receives Ho Din Award

Dr. Samuel Parnell receives Ho Din Award

He’ll begin a residency in emergency medicine at Vanderbilt University in June, and when he goes he’ll take with him the accoutrements of the Ho Din Award, the most prestigious award given to an outstanding medical student at UT Southwestern Medical S Read More

Dr. David Harker: Award for Excellence in Dermatology

Dr. David Harker: Award for Excellence in Dermatology

Most medical students who pursue a dermatology residency first decide that they are interested in the specialty and then undertake research in order to strengthen their application. For Dr. David Harker, the process was reversed. His interest in dermatolo Read More

Dr. David Xu: Texas College of Emergency Physicians Award

Dr. David Xu: Texas College of Emergency Physicians Award

Say “Shanghai basketball star” and most fans might think of 7-foot-6-inch former NBA Houston Rockets star Yao Ming … except in the sports-crazed Xu family. They think of 5-foot-7 Dr. David Xu, who starred for the varsity at the Shanghai American Sch Read More