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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.
A DNA-sensing enzyme forms droplets that act as tiny bioreactors creating molecules to stimulate innate immunity – the body’s first response to infection, UT Southwestern researchers report.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.
Kidney transplants redefine family
Would you give up part of yourself to save someone else? What if that someone else were a stranger? Meet four people redefining what it means to be family thanks to a pair of kidney donations at UT Southwestern Medical Center.
The 'Big Bang' of Alzheimer's
Scientists at UT Southwestern Medical Center have discovered the “Big Bang” of Alzheimer’s disease – the precise point at which a healthy protein becomes toxic but has not yet formed deadly tangles in the brain. The revelation offers a new strategy to detect the devastating disease before it takes hold and has spawned an effort to develop treatments.
A game-changing expansion
It’s a game-changing expansion in every sense of the meaning! UT Southwestern Medical Center neurosurgeons, anesthesiologists and hospital staff are stepping into virtual reality and helping to design the best space to their jobs. They’re seeing in 3D the high-tech space that will comprise the new 3rd tower at William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital.
Caring for your heart during cancer treatment
Last December, Amie Goins was wondering whether to hide her breast cancer diagnosis from friends and family. Today, she is inspiring others to use exercise to not only battle the effects of chemotherapy but also prevent heart disease.