TMC Antimicrobial Resistance and Stewardship Conference returns Jan. 23-25

The Center for Antimicrobial Resistance and Microbial Genomics (CARMiG) at McGovern Medical School is again inviting researchers, faculty, and students out to the second annual Texas Medical Center Antimicrobial Resistance and Stewardship Conference Jan. 23 through 25.

Registration open for 2019 Gastroenterology and Hepatology Symposium

Gastroenterology specialists from McGovern Medical School and other physicians are gearing up for the 3rd Annual Gastroenterology and Hepatology Symposium, set for Feb. 8-9.

UTHealth Neurology Update Symposium set for Nov. 10

Registration is open for the upcoming 3rd Annual UTHealth Neurology Update Symposium, presented by the Department of Neurology at McGovern Medical School, set for Nov. 10.

Harry E. Bovay, Jr. annual lecture set for Nov. 2

Bruce M. Spiegelman, Ph.D., the Stanley J. Korsmeyer Professor at Harvard Medical School and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, will present the 2018-2019 Harry E. Bovay, Jr. Annual Lecture on “Regulation of Thermogenic Adipose Cells: Biology and therapeutics.”

Society of Teachers of Family Medicine names Wang Student Scholar

The Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM) selected a fourth-year medical student at McGovern Medical School as a recipient of a Student Scholar award in September, recognizing him for his research and potential for a career in academic medicine.

Mark Vogel Vogel returns for inaugural 2018-19 Arts & Resilience program

This year’s first Arts & Resilience Program, a series of events designed to link the arts and humanities with medicine, at McGovern Medical School saw the return of pianist Mark Vogel to campus Thursday afternoon.

Luber to lead Walk with a Doc Sept. 15 in Hermann Park

Get ready to lace up your walking shoes and join the Office of Graduate Medical Education at McGovern Medical School and Samuel D. Luber, M.D., M.P.H., associate professor and vice-chair of education and academic affairs in the Department of Emergency Medicine, for Houston’s first Walk with a Doc Texas event Sept. 15 in Hermann Park.

Registration now open for 2018 Research Retreat

Registration is now open for the 2018 McGovern Medical School Research Retreat, an open event sponsored by the Research Committee where faculty, graduate students, and fellows can learn more about research conducted on campus and interact with their peers.

Serena Auñón-Chancellor, MD McGovern Medical School to host conversation from space with Dr. Auñón-Chancellor

Want to have a chance to talk directly to an astronaut live from space? McGovern Medical School will offer a once-in-a-lifetime experience next month as alum and astronaut Serena Auñón-Chancellor, MD, takes part in a live Q&A from the school’s third floor lecture hall.

Wang delivers Ira D. Sharlip Lecture

Dr. Run Wang, professor in the Department of Surgery and the Cecil M Crigler, M.D. Chair in Urology at McGovern Medical School, delivered the 5th annual Ira D. Sharlip Lecture at the 2018 Sexual Medicine Society of North America’s (SMSNA) 25th Annual Scientific Program earlier this year.