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Space research helps patients on Earth with low blood pressure condition


Researchers are publishing heart-related space research that helps us to understand the problem of low blood pressure.

‘I’m brave!’


Mrs. Hann’s optimism stems from advancements being made by a gene therapy program at UT Southwestern Medical Center where leading experts are engineering innovative treatments for some of the world’s rarest neurological diseases.

Lifetime Achievement award tops decades of work with patients and cancer groups


Dr. Phil Evans honored with Lifetime Achievement award for work with patients and cancer groups.

UT Southwestern joins Dallas, Texas, and the nation in mourning the loss of H. Ross Perot Sr., an inspiring leader and loyal benefactor


One of UT Southwestern Medical Center’s most steadfast benefactors for more than three decades, legendary Texan H. Ross Perot passed away July 9 at the age of 89, leaving an enduring legacy.

Study: Diagnosing depression rarely requires trip to psychiatrist


Review of 25,000 patients shows primary care doctors can detect, treat most cases with online help

Herring, Lee honored as ‘outstanding’ educators by UT System Board of Regents


Herring, Lee honored as ‘outstanding’ educators by UT System Board of Regents

Dr. Eugene P. Frenkel, pioneering oncologist who led UT Southwestern’s Division of Hematology and Oncology for 30 years, dies


Dr. Eugene P. Frenkel, an internationally recognized cancer researcher and admired clinician and educator who pioneered UT Southwestern Medical Center’s Division of Hematology and Oncology, died June 21, 2019. He was 89.

Finding the truth


Brian Duncan did it all in his early years: professional football, bull riding, and boxing. Decades later, he’s participating in a study with UT Southwestern that looks at the long-term cognitive effects that concussions may have on athletes.

Underenrollment in clinical trials: Patients not the problem


The increasing sophistication of cancer treatments threatens to outpace the ability of health care providers to enroll patients in clinical trials to test those therapies.

Commentary: How PTSD changed the way I care for pregnant women


PTSD can develop from a traumatic pregnancy or birth event like miscarriage, preterm delivery, or pregnancies that involve complex infant care.