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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 reported “no significant difference in the effectiveness” of medical masks vs. N95 respirators for prevention of influenza or other viral respiratory illness.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.
Krystle Campbell, the newly appointed Director of Simulation Center Operations at UT Southwestern, said the key to making the year-old Simulation Center grow will be focusing on innovation.More education stories
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
The happiest people are those who faced a moderate amount of adversity.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.
Researchers identify new pathway that controls fat formation
Obesity is a global health problem that represents a major risk factor for several chronic diseases. In hopes to find new potential therapeutic targets for obesity, UT Southwestern researchers have identified a pathway that plays a critical role in regulating the creation of fat.
2019 Heart Walk participant grateful to walk again
She thought she had just days to live, but now Mary Beaumont is climbing mountains and walking to raise awareness of heart health.
All in the family: A love for nursing
It's not every day two people in a family have the same job. Imagine having six. That’s the reality for UT Southwestern’s Susan Huckaby. Serving others as Registered Nurses is a passion for the Huckaby household.
Largest high schools in Texas required to report all concussions to UTSW
The biggest public high schools in Texas are required to report all sports concussions to a central database as part of one of the nation’s largest statewide endeavors to track brain injuries in youth athletics. The project is a partnership between UT Southwestern and the University Interscholastic League.
Woman tackles autoimmune disorder with loved ones by her side
Courtney Runyon was filling her 30s with adventure when she noticed her body slowly shutting down. Within months she was paralyzed from the neck down. After intensive treatment and rehabilitation at UT Southwestern, Runyon regained much of what she lost and is now getting ready to hike 500 miles across Northern Spain.