October 14, 2021

McGovern students learn the Art of Observation

In the health care industry, physicians are usually asked for their expertise, whether that be through diagnosis, or recommendations on treatment, however a lot of the time, they are never asked how they are feeling. The Art of Observation, a…

April 2, 2020

Dermatology blue book elective featured in Scoop

The Humanities in Dermatology is the latest blue book sponsored by the McGovern Center and a collaborative offering with McGovern Medical School’s Department of Dermatology. Led by medical student Padmavathi Karri, the series facilitates opportunities for medical students to engage…

November 21, 2019

Coordinators of Gun Violence & Physicians among winners of national poster competition

The American Medical Association recently recognized the efforts of several McGovern Medical School students and faculty member, Sandra McKay, MD.  The team won the student category for “Medical Education or Wellness Innovation” at this year’s EXPO Research Symposium Poster Competition,…

August 15, 2019

Gun Violence and Physicians blue book discussed in AAMCNews

Since Spring 2018, Gun Violence and Physicians: What You Need to Know has been offered as a blue book elective at McGovern Medical School. Sponsored by the McGovern Center, the course was developed by medical students Michael Bagg and Marina…

August 1, 2019

McGovern Center electives and programs featured in Year in Review

McGovern Medical School’s annual Year in Review, At the Epicenter of Trauma, features several offerings of the McGovern Center. “Medical Education: Beyond the Classroom” shares about innovative approaches in learning environments.  One such example is Deconstructing Dementia: Mitigating Memory Loss…

March 5, 2019

Gun Violence and Physicians blue book highlighted in campus story

Physicians are integral in treating injuries suffered from a gunshot wound, but what is their role in the broader conversation of prevention and awareness? A blue book course created by students at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth seeks to answer…

February 15, 2019

TMC News covers History of Medicine series

History of Medicine series discussed in recent TMC News piece.