News

New Divisions in the Department

 

The Department of Surgery has split the division of GI/ endocrine surgery into the division of endocrine surgery and the division of colorectal surgery.

Professional Development Series

 

The Faculty Development Series has closed its inaugural year with a presentation on negotiation and conflict management from Ronald L. Blumoff, M.D., adjunct professor of healthcare management at UT Dallas.

Announcing the 21st Annual Research Forum Winners

 

Announcing the winners of the 21st Annual Surgical Research Forum in which residents present their work to a panel of faculty judges.

The 2019 Hudson-Penn Award Recipient

 

The Department of Surgery is proud to announce that Madison Argo is the winner of the 2019 Hudson-Penn Award.

Chiefs Graduate and Surgery Welcomes Intern Class

 

Congratulations to the fifth-year residents who graduated from the UT Southwestern general surgery residency program last month.

Surgery Research Equipped for Success

 

New equipment in the Department of Surgery promises to make our labs more efficient and capable. Notably, the department has acquired a state-of-the-art microscope and imaging systems.

First Annual Faculty Retreat This Summer

 

The first annual on-campus retreat for both faculty and staff is set for July 24.

Guest Speakers for Endowed Lectures

 

The Department of Surgery would like to acknowledge the guest speakers of our endowed lecture series. Endowed lectures are an important part of the UT Southwestern trainee curriculum, and the Department of Surgery is privileged to welcome future guest speakers onto our campus.

New Clinics at Texas Health Dallas

 

This year, the Department of Surgery expanded its presence by opening two clinics at a community hospital, Texas Health Presbyterian, in Dallas: the UT Southwestern Bariatric Surgery Clinic and the UT Southwestern Surgical Oncology Clinic.

Presentations at the North Texas American College of Surgeons

 

Presentations by UT Southwestern medical students, general surgery residents, and surgery fellows made up almost half of the total number for the entire conference. Click to view the complete list.