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Investigations into cancer, neuroscience, heart disease and stroke, and many other fields keep UT Southwestern at the forefront of medical progress.
A study that reviewed genetic testing results from 1.45 million individuals found that nearly 25 percent of “variants of uncertain significance” were subsequently reclassified – sometimes as less likely to be associated with cancer, sometimes as more likely.News Releases
As one of the premier academic medical centers in the nation, UT Southwestern trains the physicians, medical scientists, and health care professionals of the future.
Dr. W. P. Andrew Lee, a world leader in hand transplantation at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, will become the new Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, Provost, and Dean, UT Southwestern Medical School, effective Feb. 4, 2019.News Releases
We’re one of the world’s top academic medical centers, treating more than 60 subspecialties, several of which are consistently ranked among the nation’s best by U.S. News & World Report. Appointments: 214-645-8300
UT Southwestern Medical Center has retained its listing as the No. 1-ranked hospital in Dallas-Fort Worth and No. 2 in Texas, while ranking nationally among the top 50 programs in seven clinical specialty areas.MedBlog
The story of UT Southwestern is one of phenomenal growth, fueled by exceptional people with an extraordinary vision: to establish an academic medical center second to none.
Teens need routine depression screening
The holiday season is a time of year when experts say there’s an uptick in anxiety and depression. Yet, upwards of 80 percent of people suffering from a mental health condition never reach out for professional help. Dr. Madhukar Trivedi is pushing for depression to be part of routine medical care including annual physicals before the start of school.
‘Brain on Fire’ cases show benefits of dual-trained doctors
Successful businessman and father Glen Carter is in a very different place than he was a year ago today. Last holiday season, he was hearing voices, seeing visions, and sputtering thoughts about his imminent death. His condition was soon reversed, thanks to a correct diagnosis by a UT Southwestern physician of a rare disease first documented in the book and film ‘Brain on Fire.’
Don't let fear of concussions keep kids out of sports
Concussions should be taken seriously, but leading researcher Dr. Munro Cullum at UT Southwestern urges parents to balance concerns about safety and encouraging kids to enjoy an active lifestyle.
UT Southwestern veterans reflect on their service
UT Southwestern Medical Center employs military veterans across its campus in a variety of positions, each one bringing to their roles valuable experience they gained serving our country.