A third-year student at McGovern Medical School accepted the 2018 Medical Student Scholarship to the Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Society (VESS) Next Generation Medical Student Symposium at the group’s winter meeting last week.
Health care professionals involved in the care and treatment of patients with aortic diseases are encouraged to register for the upcoming 11th annual Houston Aortic Symposium Feb. 15 to 17.
Women In Science With Excellence (WISE) named Dr. Barbara Murray, professor and director of the Division of Infectious Diseases at McGovern Medical School, as one of several honorees at the 9th Annual WISE Luncheon last month.
The Department of Anesthesiology at McGovern Medical School recently recruited a leading expert in liver disease studies with plans to establish a Liver Injury Research Program.
Time is running out to register online for the 2018 Molecular Basis of Infectious Diseases (MBID) Retreat, presented by the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at McGovern Medical School.
The American College of Cardiology will award Dr. K. Lance Gould, professor of cardiovascular medicine in the Department of Internal Medicine at McGovern Medical School, its 2018 Distinguished Scientist Award-Translational Domain in honor of his contributions to the cardiovascular profession.
The American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery’s (AAO-HNS) honored Dr. Martin J. Citardi, professor and chair of the Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at McGovern Medical School, its Distinguished Service Award (DSA) in September.
The Vivian L. Smith Department of Neurosurgery at McGovern Medical School welcomed a new Rising STAR in 2017 who will pursue studies related to understanding therapy-induced tumor and tumor microenvironment changes and developing safe cancer gene therapies.
UTHealthy Wellness Program, part of The Office of Employee Assistance Programs (EAP), is excited to introduce WellTrack, an interactive self-help website with a mobile application for individuals to assess their mental well-being, track moods, engage in on-demand mindfulness, and access stress reduction exercises and instructions on how to utilize additional resources they feel may be of benefit. This new, individualized and confidential resource is offered free to all benefits eligible UTHealth faculty and staff.
Vineeth P. John, M.D., has rejoined the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at McGovern Medical School as the vice-chair of Education, director of the Geriatric Psychiatry section and director of the Geriatric Psychiatry Unit at the UTHealth Harris County Psychiatric Center.