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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.
The GammaPod delivers higher doses of radiation to a narrowly targeted area, meaning breast cancer patients will have fewer treatments over shorter periods of time.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.
Dale Okorodudu, M.D., believes it's vital for improving health care equity and providing positive role models for children of all races.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
Her great-grandmother volunteered in groundbreaking cholesterol research at UT Southwestern Medical Center. Now, 9-year-old Zoe Allen is benefiting from that decision.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.
UT Southwestern students support underserved communities
With the rapid growth of the DFW Metroplex comes an increased need for health care. UT Southwestern Medical School offers an eye-opening elective that places students in the community to serve the underserved.
Local Dallas gym offers Parkinson's patients hope
The diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease can be devastating. But one UT Southwestern School of Health Professions alumnus is helping patients “knock out” the damaging side effects through boxing.
Hitting the field to conquer cancer
Imagine undergoing radiation for brain cancer at 26 weeks pregnant. That was the reality for Julie Prater. She and her now nearly 5-year-old daughter joined hundreds of people at a recent Frisco RoughRiders game to help UT Southwestern conquer cancer. The partnership between the Rough Riders and UT Southwestern’s Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center is part of "Conquering Cancer," a new initiative to empower the DFW Metroplex to beat cancer with screening and prevention.
How the food on your plate protects the health of your skin
It’s the largest organ humans have, and it's our first defense from hazards. UT Southwestern researcher Dr. Tamia Harris-Tryon explains how vitamin A helps kill bacteria on your skin.