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UT Southwestern is the vibrant hub of medical care in North Texas and one of the nation's leading centers for patient care, education, and research. Exceptional facilities, renowned physicians and scientists, and bright, motivated students combine to create an environment noted for its commitment to the advancement of medicine–and to the development of the next generation of leaders.

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Kid Stuff

Children’s Healthâ„  Children’s Medical Center Dallas, the primary pediatric teaching hospital for UT Southwestern, is the only pediatric hospital in the Southwest with a designated Level I trauma center.

Elite Company

UT Southwestern’s Medical Scientist Training Program is one of fewer than 50 M.D./Ph.D.-granting programs nationwide receiving financial support from the National Institutes of Health.

This Place is for the Birds

UT Southwestern's South Campus contains a 3.5-acre wooded bird sanctuary, where large numbers of nesting birds, mostly egrets, visit each year.