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Dr. Sheila Coogan on Houston Life to Discuss Varicose Veins

Vascular surgeon and associate professor, Sheila Coogan, MD with McGovern Medical School at UTHealth, was recently featured on KPRC's Houston Life daytime talk show to...

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Charlton-Ouw, Estrera, Gibson, and Safi Voted Best-In-Houston

Each year, local Houston news and information sources ask residents to nominate and vote for their pick for Best Doctors in Houston.  This year, it...

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July Newsletter

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2019 Thoracic Surgery Fellowship Graduation Celebration

We are pleased to announce the recent graduation of Juan Abreu, MD and Ravi Rajaram, MD from the thoracic surgery training program that partners the...

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Vascular Quality Initiative

The McGovern Medical School at UTHealth (University of Texas Health and Science Center at Houston), Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, in partnership with the...

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Life-saving surgery allows college-bound teen to finish basketball career on his own terms, with Dr. Kristofer Charlton-Ouw

Read original, full article on Memorial Hermann, Everyday Well. Original article by Meredith Whittemore. Kristofer Charlton-Ouw, MD, associate professor of vascular surgery at McGovern Medical...

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MEN’S HEALTH MONTH: Five things every man should know. Heart Health with Dr. Cesar Nahas

Read the full article on UTHealth News, original article by Rob Cahill, UTHealth. Cesar Nahas, MD, visiting associate professor of cardiovascular medicine with McGovern Medical...

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Dad of 10’s minimally invasive heart surgery cuts recovery time with Dr. Tom C. Nguyen

Dad of 10's minimally invasive heart surgery cuts recovery time Original story by: Pooja Lodhia of ABC 13 (KTRK) HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A father...

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PAD/Limb Salvage Case Conference

Communication is key when it comes to limb salvage and amputation prevention. That is why, earlier  this year, Bruce Tjaden, MD, Assistant Professor at McGovern...

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Long-term Benefits of EVAR, by Sheila Coogan, MD

Sheila Coogan, MD, FACS of McGovern Medical School, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at The University of Texas Health and Science Center at Houston...

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2019 Vascular Surgery Residency and Fellowship Graduation

We are pleased to announce the recent graduation of Sophia Khan, MD and Zain Al-Rstum, MD from their respective training programs with the Department of...

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Grand Rounds, Special Guest, Mayo Clinic’s Gustavo Oderich, MD on “Towards Total Endovascular Aortic Repair”

Join us for a special Grand Rounds Presentation by Gustavo Oderich, MD, FACS as he presents on "Towards Total Endovascular Aortic Repair".  Dr. Oderich joins...

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VAM 2019 – Recap

The 2019 Vascular Annual Meeting (VAM) hosted by the Society of Vascular Surgery (SVS) in conjunction with the Vascular and Endovsacular Surgery Society (VESS) kicked...

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Vascular Annual Meeting, 2019

The 2019 Vascular Annual Meeting (VAM) hosted by the Society of Vascular Surgery (SVS) in conjunction with the Vascular and Endovsacular Surgery Society (VESS) will...

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AATS Roundup – 2019

Early May, 2019 the faculty and trainees of the Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at McGovern Medical School, UTHealth Science Center at Houston were...

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One of the First of Its Kind, Turner Syndrome Adult Comprehensive Care Center Earns National Recognition

Original Story by Amy Laukka, UTHealth News, May 23rd, 2019. The University of Texas Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) and UTPhysicians Turner Syndrome Adult Comprehensive...

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Dr. Kamal G. Khalil Addresses Commencement Speech Nearly 60 Years After Graduating

Original story via: Inside UTHealth, Published: May 17, 2019 by Roman Petrowski.  McGovern Medical School at UTHealth Adjunct Professor with the Department of Cardiothoracic and...

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Treatment Options for Varicose Veins by Dr. Sheila Coogan on KPRC Channel 2 News

Varicose veins are a common, unsightly, and often uncomfortable condition that affect many Americans.  Sheila Coogan, MD, Vascular Surgeon with UTPhysicians, a part of UTHealth...

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Dr. Kristofer Charlton-Ouw on Houston-FOX26, Thoracic Outlet Syndrom

Last week, Kristofer Charlton-Ouw, MD, FACS, Vascular Surgeon and Associate Professor with the Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at McGovern Medical School, UT Health...

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AATS – 99th Annual Meeting

Several members of the Department or Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery will be heading to Toronto for the 99th Annual AATS meeting this weekend.  Below you...

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Cristina Sola, NP Honored for the Houston Chronicle’s Salute to Nurses

Since 2000, The Houston Chronicle has solicited nominations from the public for its Salute to Nurses awards.  15 nursing professionals in the Houston area were...

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2019 Houston Aortic Symposium Photos

Photos are up from the 2019 Houston Aortic Symposium.  You can view more photos and highlights from the March three day symposium through the following...

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Dr. Philip Rascoe Awarded James E. Thompson Best Paper by a New Member at Texas Surgical Society Meeting

Congratulations to Philip Rascoe, MD, associate professor and chief of thoracic surgery at UT Health Science Center at Houston, McGovern Medical School for being the...

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Dr. Sheila Coogan helps raise awareness on the seriousness of DVT

Anthony Macaluso, Jr., knows all too well the symptoms and seriousness of deep vein thrombosis (DVT). “I’ve struggled with genetic vascular disease for most of...

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SCVS Roundup

The faculty and trainees of Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery were in attendance representing the UTHealth banner at the 47th Annual Society...

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Dr. Tom Nguyen discusses Mick Jagger’s possible heart condition & surgery.

Mick Jagger, lead singer of The Rolling Stones rock band underwent a minimally invasive heart surgery this week on one of his heart valves.  UT...

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No-cost UT Physicians vein screenings could put a spring in your step

Written by: Victoria Tagg Swollen, achy, and cramping legs may not be an inevitable sign of growing older or yesterday’s long run. You could be...

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HAS 2019 – A Success!

March 2019 witnessed the conclusion of another successful Houston Aortic Symposium (HAS).  As the twelfth in the series, HAS 2019 marked the symposium’s most attended...

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UT to Present and Compete at the 47th Annual SCVS Symposium

The faculty and trainees of Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery prepare for representing the UTHealth banner at the 47th Annual Society for Clinical Vascular...

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February, 2019 Department Newsletter

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January – February 2019 Publications Indexed on PubMed:

January – February 2019 Publications Indexed on PubMed:

Congratulations to all authors for their academic work in January & February of 2019. Papers referenced below were found searching PubMed. Antonoff MB, Nguyen S,...

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2018 Publications Indexed on PubMed

2018 Publications Indexed on PubMed

Congratulations to all authors for their academic work during the year 2018. Papers referenced below were found searching PubMed. Afifi RO, Sandhu HK, Zaidi ST,...

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Research Awarded for BEST-CLI Investigators Meeting, Holiday Coordinator Challenge

Whitely Ausbie, MHA, Research Coordinator with the Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery with McGovern Medical School at UTHealth Science Center Houston, has been selected...

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Dr. Cesar Nahas Celebrates One Year Anniversary & Expansion of Heart Surgery Program at MHSE

Cesar Nahas, MD, FACS, with the Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at McGovern Medical School at the University of Texas Health Science Center at...

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Dr. Hunter Ray Wins First Place Poster Award at SAVS

Congratulations to University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), vascular surgery resident, Dr. Hunter Ray for being awarded first place at the Southern...

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Second Place for TMC Holiday Door Decor!

  Congratulations to the TMC Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Clinic Team for putting together a fun and creative door decoration for the UT...

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Dr. Bruce Tjaden on how compression garments can ease travel discomfort

Whether you find yourself on a flight or a long car ride to visit family, compression garments for the legs can help prevent swelling, potential...

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A Successful No-Cost Vein Screening at the Bellaire Vein Clinic

Sheila Coogan, MD, FACS with UT Physicians Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at McGovern Medical School at UT Health Science Center at Houston successfully...

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Successful Patient Implant of Endovascular Stent Graft for the Ascending Aorta

Successful Patient Implant of Endovascular Stent Graft for the Ascending Aorta

Via Vascular News Leaders in heart and vascular surgery, UT Health Science Center Houston Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery team, Anthony Estrera MD, FACS,...

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CV Surgery Announces First Patient Enrolled in ACUTE-B Clinical Trial

CV Surgery Announces First Patient Enrolled in ACUTE-B Clinical Trial

The Researchers at the department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery of the McGovern Medical School at University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston enrolled...

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ACRP welcomes the MCA Foundation, chaired by Dr. Charles Miller PhD.

ACRP welcomes the MCA Foundation, chaired by Dr. Charles Miller PhD.

The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) welcomes Medical Center of the Americas Foundation as the latest member of the ‘Workforce Innovation Steering Committee’ (WISC). ...

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Houston to Host the 2018 Texas Society for Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Annual Meeting

The Faculty of the Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at McGovern Medical School will be among the leading experts at the frontiers of the...

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Cory’s story:  from heart failure to life-saving advanced, innovative procedure

Cory Welch appreciates his second chance at life. “I look at life differently, now,” he says, “and I am reminded it is a tremendous gift.”...

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UT Vascular Specialists Now Available in Lake Jackson, TX

The Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery is pleased to announce the expansion of its clinical vascular surgery services as Drs. Gordon Martin and Naveed...

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Dr. Bruce Tjaden Jr. Joins the Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery

UT Physicians, the clinical practice of UT Health Science Center at Houston is proud to welcome Dr. Bruce Tjaden to the Department of Cardiothoracic and...

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Research Hotline – LIVE!

Ready to Enroll?? Contact CVSurgery Research NOW! The Division of Clinical Research and Development at the Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery introduces 24x7 Research...

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Dr. Hazim Safi selected for the Honorary Homans Lectureship at VAM 2018

June 4th, 2018 Another crowning achievement for Dr. Hazim Safi, Department Chair of the Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Department at The University of Texas Health...

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Triathlon Brings Patient and Doctor to Serendipitous Reunion

May 21, 2018 Featured in the most recent publication of HeartBeat, a newsletter created by Mended Hearts™, Dr. Donald Gibson graces the cover of the...

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UT McGovern Medical School Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Prepare for Back-to-Back Meetings for AATS

The Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at the University of Texas, McGovern Medical School are currently preparing for not one, but two exciting seminar...

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Winners for the 5th Annual Clinical Science Program Research Forum

April 24, 2018 A big congratulations to all participants in this year’s Clinical Science Program Research Forum that took place on the morning of March...

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The Fifth Annual Clinical Science Program Research Forum

The Clinical Science Program at the University of Texas, McGovern Medical School, department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery are pleased to present at the Fifth...

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The Inaugural Houston AFib Patient Experience Seminar

Through the efforts of Dr. Randall Wolf, cardiac surgeon and associate professor with The University of Texas Health and Science Center at the McGovern Medical...

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Dr. Tom Nguyen Awarded First Place for ACC’s Transcatheter Heart Valve Handbook

University of Texas McGovern Medical School, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery professor, Dr. Tom Nguyen has received another accolade to add to his collection –...

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McGovern Medical School Student Awarded 2018 VESS Scholarship

January 29, 2018 The University of Texas McGovern Medical School Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery is excited to announce that third year medical school...

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Dr. Nguyen Treats Puerto Rican Heart Surgeon

January, 29 2018 Puerto Rican heart surgeon, Dr. Raul Garcia Rinaldi has recently returned to his home country of Puerto Rico after a successful follow-up...

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Dr. Tom Nguyen appointed Co-Chair of Tech-Con for STS in 2019

January 25th, 2018 University of Texas McGovern Medical School, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery professor, Dr. Tom Nguyen has been selected as 2019 Co-Chair...

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UT Participates and Presents at 42nd Annual SAVS Meeting

January 25th, 2018 The Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at the McGovern Medical School recently participated in the 42nd Annual Southern Association for Vascular...

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Dr. Safi honored by the Academy of Athens

On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 the Academy of Athens, the highest seat of honor for intellectual and cultural academies in Greece, inducted Dr. Hazim Safi,...

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Dr. Safi to be Inducted into the Academy of Athens

October 26th, 2017 University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Chairman and Chief, Dr. Hazim Safi has...

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Advanced Aortic Surgery and Structural Heart Fellowship at McGovern Medical School

The Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Department at the University of Texas Medical School is now accepting applications for those interested in pursuing fellowship...

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Hurricane Harvey Cancellations

Hurricane Harvey Cancellations

Hurricane Harvey Cancellations As we continue to endure the impact of Hurricane Harvey, we remain committed to the safety of our students, faculty, staff and...

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Dr. Randall Wolf on FOX 26 Morning News Medical Marvels

Dr. Randall Wolf of UT Health’s Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Department and Memorial Hermann Memorial City Heart and Vascular Institute, discussing the Wolf Mini Maze Procedure...

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Wolf Mini-Maze: Curing “One Heart at a Time”

Wolf Mini-Maze: Curing “One Heart at a Time”

June 26, 2017 Dr. Randall K. Wolf, visiting professor at the McGovern Medical School’s department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery and developer of "Wolf Mini-Maze" –...

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Dr. Tom Ngyuen and team wins the ISMICS Best Manuscript Award

June 12th, 2017 The 17th International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery Annual Scientific Meeting was recently held this month in Rome, Italy. Here, the...

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The Cardiothoracic and Vascular McGovern Team Participates in the 2017 Vascular Annual Meeting

The Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at the McGovern Medical School recently participated in the 2017 Vascular Annual Meeting held May 31-June 3, 2017 with...

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UT Presents at the Centennial American Association for Thoracic Surgery

May 2, 2017 The Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at the McGovern Medical School have been preparing for the Centennial American Association for Thoracic...

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Dr. Stuart Harlin for Limb Loss Awareness Month – The Tipping Point

April 5th, 2017 Dr. Stuart Harlin, Vascular Surgeon with UT Physicians, was recently featured in an article by Rob Cahill for The HealthLeader, an online...

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Dr. Sheila Coogan Published and Featured in Vein Magazine

UT Health's McGovern Medical School, and UT Physicians Vascular Surgeon Sheila Coogan, MD, in partnership with Dianna Melliwitz, MD, and Hariyadarshi Pannu, PhD team together as the latest...

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UT to Present and Compete at the 45th Annual Symposium on Vascular Surgery

The Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery gears up to host the 45th Annual Symposium on Vascular Surgery being held March 18th – 22nd, 2017 at...

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Dr. Nguyen on Treating Heart Valve Disease on Great Day Houston Morning Show

Dr. Tom C. Nguyen of UT Health’s Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Department and Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute, discusses treating heart valve disease on...

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Charles “Trey” C. Miller, Ph.D., to Lead Clinical Research and Health Care Quality Programs

We are pleased to announce that Charles C. Miller, Ph.D, professor of the Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, co-director of the Center for Clinical...

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UT to Visit the 27th Annual Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society Winter Meeting

The Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society 27th Annual Winter Meeting approaches this February 2nd – 5th, where several internationally recognized and fellowship-trained Vascular and Endovascular...

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41st Annual Southern Association for Vascular Surgery Meeting

The department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at the McGovern Medical School have been preparing for the 41st Annual Southern Association for Vascular Surgery Meeting,...

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Houstonia 2016 Top Doctors

ONCE AGAIN, WE’RE AMONG HOUSTONIA’S TOP DOCS

Five of our surgeons, from the Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at the McGovern Medical School, were recognized in Houstonia magazine’s esteemed list of the city’s...

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Dr. Kristofer Charlton-Ouw on Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)

Peripheral artery disease, or PAD, is a condition in which the blood vessels that carry blood from the heart to the arms and legs become...

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UT Physicians Offers Vascular Screening Program

Article via McGovern Medical School. Written by Darla Brown UT Physicians, the clinical practice of McGovern Medical School, is bringing Dare to C.A.R.E., a national...

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In the Media: UTHealth Vascular Surgeon Talks

In the Media: UTHealth Vascular Surgeon Talks

UTHealth Vascular Surgeon, Dr. Kristofer M Charlton-Ouw featured in Fox News Health Watch earlier today to discuss the risks of Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD). Dr. Charlton-Ouw,...

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Announcing the 2016 SAVS Award Winner!

It is with much excitement that we share that the Southern Association for Vascular Surgery announced Dr. Hunter Ray, our vascular surgery resident (integrated residency program), as the winner...

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AHA Men go Red on April 14

AHA Men go Red on April 14

Alfie Meyerson, Men in Red Chair, in association with Dr. K. Lance Gould and Amy Harberg, are hosting an exclusive reception at the Hermann Pavilion...

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UT CV Surgery Vascular Nurse Nationally Honored

We are proud to announce that Cristina Sola, our clinic vascular nurse, has been recognized for her excellent work and diligence by the Society of...

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HAS 2016: Announces two satellite breakfast symposia!

HAS 2016: Announces two satellite breakfast symposia!

Attendees of the Houston Aortic Symposium 2016 are invited to take part in these breakfast symposia. Thursday, March 3, 2016 sponsored by Gore & Associates Friday,...

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UT CV Surgery is now tweeting!

The department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at the McGovern Medical School welcomes the launch of its official account Live on Twitter! All Twitter users...

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HAS 2016 begins!

Today marks the beginning of the Ninth Series of HAS Houston Aortic Symposium: Frontiers in Cardiovascular Diseases Date: Thursday, March 3, 2016 to Saturday, March 5, 2016...

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Houstonia’s Best

Congratulations to Houstonia’s 2015 Top Doctors!   The department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery is proud to announce that six of our faculty were recognized in...

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Volume 2, Issue II

Volume 2, Issue II

We were pleased to have summer research students in our Clinical Science Program. We invited 7 students from across the world to participate in the...

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Volume 2, Issue I

Volume 2, Issue I

The Clinical Science Program marks its first founding anniversary! The e-newsletter, CardioVascular Square, successfully covered the program's activities during the past year. Clinical Science Program V2,...

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Volume 1, Issue IV

Volume 1, Issue IV

This issue introduces new trials, announcing new studies, up and running clinical trials, as well as new roles and undertakings of the Clinical Science Program....

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Safi named president-elect of Texas Surgical Society

The Texas Surgical Society (TSS) has named Dr. Hazim Safi as president-elect. Safi is professor and chair of the Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery....

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Volume 1, Issue III

Volume 1, Issue III

December 2012 Clinical Science Program The Clinical Science Program is a leader in peer-reviewed research in cardiothoracic and vascular surgery.

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Volume 1, Issue II

Volume 1, Issue II

With this issue of the Clinical Science Program’s newsletter—CSP Chronicle—we introduce a whole new look. Download the PDF enewsletter

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Volume 1, Issue I – Inaugural CSP Research Newsletter

Volume 1, Issue I – Inaugural CSP Research Newsletter

It is with great pleasure that we introduce the first installment of the CSP Chronicle. The Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at McGovern Medical...

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20 UT Physicians named as America’s ‘Top Doctors’

20 UT Physicians named as America’s ‘Top Doctors’

Willerson, 20 UT Physicians Named as America’s ‘Top Doctors’ The 6th edition of Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.'s America’s Top Doctors selected 21 Medical School physicians...

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