Scholar Programs

Dedman Scholar Award

The Dedman Scholar Award is an endowment gifted by the Dedman Foundation that allows UT Southwestern to recruit promising early-career physicians to the medical center to be mentored by senior clinicians and clinical scientists.

Disease-Oriented Clinical Scholars (DOCS)

The goal of the Disease-Oriented Clinical Scholars (DOCS) program is to facilitate the growth of state of the art research in clinical departments at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Endowed Scholars Program in Medical Science

The Endowed Scholars Program in Medical Science provides $1.2 million over four years to first-time, tenure-track assistant professors at UT Southwestern. Funded by private endowment, the program assures the successful launch of young and creative investigators entering both basic science and clinical departments.

Frenkel Clinical Scholars Program

The Eugene P. Frenkel, M.D., Clinical Scholars Program provides a tremendous opportunity for recently recruited faculty at UT Southwestern Medical Center. The Program provides funding over four years to recruit and support new faculty members and promote enduring excellence in patient care in oncology.

O’Donnell Brain Institute Scholar Programs

The Neural Scientist Training Program and the Clinical Neuroscience Scholars Program focus on the recruitment, education, mentorship, and retention of the brightest talent, reflecting a commitment to building our community, now and for the future.

Texas Health Resources Clinical Scholars Program

The Texas Health Resources Clinical Scholars Program facilitates the recruitment of outstanding clinician researchers (internal and external) to the UT Southwestern faculty.