Shock Symposium returns March 4-6

After a one-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Center for Advanced Cardiopulmonary Therapies and Transplantation at McGovern Medical School and the Memorial Hermann Hospital Heart & Vascular Institute – Texas Medical Center host the Fourth Annual Houston Shock…


McGovern researchers lead long-term COVID-19 study

The McGovern Medical School Departments of Anesthesiology and Emergency Medicine are studying the long-term impact of COVID-19 and the potential effect of the hypoxia inducible factor (HIF) medication Vadadustat on organ injury and overall recovery. While most patients recover from…


CAIP wins Imaging Innovation Award

The Center for Advanced Imaging Processing (CAIP), a collaboration between McGovern Medical School and Memorial Hermann Hospital, is the recipient of the 2020 Imaging Innovation Award, the Radiology Business Journal announced Sept. 2. “The Center for Advanced Imaging Processing is…


2019 Red Duke Trauma Symposium set for March 29-30

To address controversies in trauma, emergency medicine, and critical care, Memorial Hermann Health System will host the 2019 Red Duke Trauma Symposium March 29-30 at the J.W. Marriott Houston (5150 Westheimer Road). At this year’s event, leading experts in acute…


Zero Harm: A goal for every healthcare system in the country

According to patient safety experts, healthcare death from medical error is the third-leading cause of death in the United States each year, and Chuck Stokes, President & CEO of Memorial Hermann Health System, is determined to fix that problem. The…


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