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Tracking just seven factors of heart attack patients when they are first admitted to the hospital can help flag those most at risk for 30-day readmission according to research by Oanh Nguyen, M.D., Anil Makam, M.D., and Ethan Halm, M.D.—the READMITS score.

Browning and Howell-Stampley named to chair School of Health Professions


The UT Southwestern School of Health Professions will open the academic year with new departmental chairsDr. Temple Howell-Stampley in Physician Assistant Studies and Dr. Jeffrey Browning in Clinical Nutrition.

Grit and Resilience in Learners


Dr. Blake Barker, an Associate Dean for Student Affairs at UT Southwestern Medical School, posed a deceptively simple admissions question: Should faculty committees at academic medical centers be looking for perfect students, or resilient onesDr. Barker’s Internal Medicine Grand Rounds presentation titled “Grit and Resilience in Learners” provided plenty to contemplate.

Dr. Barker named Medical Graduation Marshal for 2017 Graduates


Blake Barker, M.D. - Medical Graduation Marshal for 2017 Graduates.