The Inaugural vice chairs for Diversity and Inclusion McGovern names vice chairs for Diversity and Inclusion

McGovern Medical School has named eight faculty as the inaugural vice chairs for Diversity and Inclusion, an initiative which began under former dean Barbara J. Stoll, MD. “Having vice chairs for Diversity and Inclusion in some of our larger departments is another important milestone for McGovern Medical School,” said LaTanya Love, MD, executive vice president […]

McGovern Medical School wins 2020 Organizational/Institutional Leadership Award

McGovern Medical School was selected as the 2020 Organizational/Institutional Leadership Award winner by the Building the Next Generation of Academic Physicians Initiative (BNGAP) at its Mid-Year Pre-Faculty Development Conference. “We are honored to be recognized as the 2020 recipient of the Organizational/Institutional Leadership Award,” said Asia McCleary-Gaddy, PhD, director of the Office of Diversity and […]

Disability Awareness Lecture Series with Dr. Evan Cohn Physician offers patient perspective in disability lecture

Everyone gets sick and plays the role of a patient at some time in their lives. Even doctors. Evan Cohn, MD, a radiologist from Dallas, experienced this role reversal in a most severe manner when he suffered a subarachnoid hemorrhage in Virginia in 2015 as he and his wife celebrated their 24th wedding anniversary. Cohn […]

Undergrads visit McGovern Medical School for pre-health conference

McGovern Medical School’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Student National Medical Association (SNMA) local chapter hosted more than 100 college students from across Texas at the 6th Annual Pre-Health Professions Conference, March 4.

Celebrating the impact of African-Americans in medicine

McGovern Medical School’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion hosted students, faculty, and staff in an annual Black History Month program, Feb. 6, “Celebrating the Impact of African-Americans in Medicine” featuring a keynote presentation by Garvin Davis, M.D.