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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.
Two life-threatening problems, one surgery
Juan Cueto didn't have many symptoms, but he was losing weight rapidly and was devastated with the knowledge that he had two life threatening diseases, cancer and a liver disease. The collaboration between specialties at UT Southwestern saved his life.
Biomarker blood test could reveal high risk heart patients
Preventive cardiology researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center believe that a new blood test for protein biomarkers could identify individuals with early stage heart disease who aren't currently in treatment.
UT Southwestern researcher who discovered circadian gene accepts prestigious global award
Dr. Joseph Takahashi, noted for discovering the first gene controlling biological clocks in mammals, was awarded the 2019 Gruber Neuroscience Prize for his pioneering work in circadian rhythms.
Professor's research put to the test after cancer diagnosis
Dr. Wendy Casper, was at the peak in her profession when she was diagnosed with an aggressive form of breast cancer. As a team at UT Southwestern worked to protect her life, Casper found new meaning in her teaching of work-life balance.