Jair C. Soares, M.D., Ph.D., professor and Pat R. Rutherford, Jr. Chair in Psychiatry in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at McGovern Medical School, has been named the new president of the International Society for Affective Disorders (ISAD).
Two faculty members and one resident at McGovern Medical School were elected to leadership positions within the Texas Society of Anesthesiologists (TSA) in early September.
Perspectives is the first in an ongoing series of Q&A's with longtime faculty and staff at McGovern Medical School to give readers a glimpse into how the campus has changed over the years the impact the school has had on their professional lives. This week's edition of Perspectives features George M. Stancel, Ph.D., professor affairs in the Department Integrative Biology and Pharmacology and executive vice president of academic and research. Earlier this year, Stancel was honored with a STAR Award for his 45 years of service.