The Department welcomed 14 new faculty members in 2019, while reorganizing its administrative structure, advancing basic and translational research, and expanding clinical care
The $1 million award will support recruitment efforts and program development over five years.
Awards totaling more than $2.7 million will support five separate investigations.
The Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas will support investigations over the next three to four years by Dr. Jacques Lux and Dr. Ananth Madhuranthakam.
She had served with distinction as Interim Department Administrator since November 2017.
The Department's research efforts in 2018 included new grant funding, facilities, and equipment.
Honors include two Magna Cum Laude, two Cum Laude, and eight Certificate of Merit awards.
Changes in certain processes were seen in players who experienced a high number of head impacts during a single season.
The $300,000 grant will fund his research over a period of three years.
Dr. Julia Fielding was selected for positively representing women in radiology.