McGovern Medical School will welcome Dr. Howard Bauchner, editor-in-chief of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) and vice chairman of the Department of Pediatrics at Boston University School of Medicine and Public Health, as the commencement speaker of the graduating class of 2018.
Emory University School of Medicine will bestow its 2018 Award of Honor upon Dean Barbara J. Stoll.
With the help of gene editing and the African clawed frog, researchers in the laboratory of Dr. Rachel K. Miller in the Department of Pediatrics at McGovern Medical School have found a cost-effective model for studying the genetics of developmental kidney diseases.
Representatives and administrators from institutions in the Texas Medical Center gathered at McGovern Medical School Monday afternoon for a panel discussion with U.S. Rep. John Culberson focused on the future of biomedical research and federal funding.
Dr. Hope Northrup, professor and director of the division of medical genetics in the Department of Pediatrics at McGovern Medical School, said presenting the Samuel Pruzansky Memorial Lecture at the 49th Annual March of Dimes Clinical Genetics Conference was something she “couldn’t have imagined in her wildest dreams.”
Dr. Sandy Frieden, adjunct assistant professor at the University of Houston, spoke about the art of “diagnosing” the meanings and details behind movies for this month’s edition of the ongoing Arts & Resilience Program – a series of events designed to link the arts and humanities with medicine at McGovern Medical School.
Researchers at McGovern Medical School have been awarded grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to explore how the buildup of protein deposits in the brain can trigger dementia and stroke.
The Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at McGovern Medical School invites medical professionals and members of the public to the inaugural Houston AFib Patient Experience Seminar Saturday, April 21.
Dr. Hazim J. Safi, professor and chair of the Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery at the McGovern Medical School at UTHealth, joins a distinguished list of colleagues in his field selected with the rare distinction of giving the John Homans Lecture at the 2018 Society of Vascular Surgery (SVS) Annual Meeting. Safi will present the lecture on the final day of the event, held June 21 to 23 in Boston.
Practicing otolaryngologists, as well as residents and fellows in otolaryngology training programs, and other health care providers are invited to a weekend in Texas Hill Country for the upcoming ENT Symposium set for April 28 and 29.