Medical School Leadership
Barbara J. Stoll, M.D., is the ninth dean of the McGovern Medical School and the H. Wayne Hightower Distinguished Professor.
An internationally known pediatrician who has been a champion for pediatric global health, Dean Stoll joined UTHealth Oct. 1, 2015, from Emory University School of Medicine, where she spent the last decade as the George W. Brumley, Jr., Professor and Chair of the Department of Pediatrics.
“Today we honor the tremendous legacy of Dr. John P. McGovern and his wife Kathrine, and we celebrate how this transformational gift will impact each and every one of you for years to come. The McGovern name is synonymous with service, knowledge and compassion – values that are embedded in the very foundation of our […]
Each year in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control estimates that at least 2 million people become infected with bacteria that are resistant to antibiotics, and at least 23,000 people die as a direct result of these infections.
The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center, the mental health hospital partner of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), was recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer in Key Quality Measures for 2015.
UT Physicians is the clinical practice of The McGovern Medical School at Houston (a part of UTHealth).
With more than 1,000 clinicians certified in 80 medical specialties and subspecialties, UT Physicians provides multi-specialty care for the entire family.
The Medical School is pleased to offer its annual report, featuring highlights of education, patient care, and research, as well as overviews of each department.
Learn the basic facts and figures of our institution in this handy guide.