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Autopsy research aims to advance COVID-19 knowledge

McGovern covid Autopsy Team

In an effort to continue fighting the global COVID-19 pandemic, a team of pathologists from McGovern Medical School has documented the pathological findings from 23 autopsy patients with the disease in an upcoming issue of Cardiovascular Pathology, now published on line and available on ScienceDirect. The paper titled “The emerging spectrum of cardiopulmonary pathology of […]

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Procurement goes straight to the manufacturer to secure PPE for clinical staff at UTHealth, UT Physicians

Procurement Team

When the primary distributor of personal protective equipment (PPE) and other supplies to The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) ran out of inventory, the UTHealth procurement team acted quickly to source needed materials and fill the gap to make sure the university and its more than 140 associated clinics have the […]

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Nguyen spearheads research of COVID-19 impact on cardiothoracic surgery

Surgery photo

Tom C. Nguyen, MD, associate professor and chief of cardiothoracic surgery at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth is currently leading an ongoing research project to assess the impact of COVID-19 on the field of cardiothoracic surgery medicine. Utilizing the Society of Thoracic Surgery National Database, the project will assess the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic […]

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