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Research and Innovation
Investigations into cancer, neuroscience, heart disease and stroke, and many other fields keep UT Southwestern at the forefront of medical progress.
UT Southwestern Medical Center is the No. 1 academic medical center in the world for publishing high-quality scientific research, according to the Nature Index 2018 Annual Tables.News Releases
Education and Training
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.
The enduring contributions of Dr. Seldin, Professor and Chairman Emeritus of Internal Medicine, placed him among the most distinguished academic medical educators in the history of internal medicine.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
“Depression is a brain disease to which we have not paid enough attention. It’s common. It can be measured. And it can be treated.”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.
Scientists unravel DNA code behind rare neurologic disease
UT Southwestern scientists conducting one of the largest full DNA analyses of a rare disease have identified a gene mutation associated with a perplexing brain condition that blinds and paralyzes patients.
UT Southwestern Medical School Reflections
Juan Herrejon immigrated to the U.S. from Mexico with a dream of becoming a doctor. He’s now the first in his family to graduate from college. Darlene King is, too. She left a career in mechanical engineering to become a psychiatrist.
Head for the Cure
An incurable cancer. It’s a dreaded phrase physicians and researchers at UT Southwestern are intent on erasing from our vocabulary. With the evolution of the Peter O’Donnell Jr. Brain Institute, we’re making great strides in defeating brain cancer step by step.
New surgical technique gives a grandfather hope for the future
An East Texas man has become just the second patient in the United States and seventh in the world to have an aneurysm near his heart repaired in a completely new way at UT Southwestern.