McGovern Medical School students participate in the third annual Day of Service across Greater Houston. McGovern students participate in Day of Service

Students from McGovern Medical School volunteered with organizations from around the city to give back to the community as part of the Office of Admissions and Student Affairs’ (OASA) third annual Day of Service April 18.

TMC Library Information Booth Library sets up in Leather Lounge

If faculty, staff, and students don’t go to the TMC Library, the library now comes to them.

Houston Shock Symposium Houston Shock Symposium set for March 1-3

Registration for attendees are now open for the Second Annual Houston Shock Symposium, set to be held March 1 -3, 2019.

Aortic symposium set for March

The 12th annual Houston Aortic Symposium Frontiers in Cardiovascular Diseases will be held March 7-9 at the Westin Oaks Hotel in Houston.

Culinary Medicine Program Students dish out new approaches to nutrition with culinary medicine program

Students across a variety of disciplines at UTHealth, including McGovern Medical School, are getting a taste of what it means to better understand nutrition and how to better help patients as part of an ongoing culinary medicine program held at the UTHealth School of Public Health (SPH).

CCEMTP training course starts in August. CCEMTP course registration now open

An intensive two-week course on critical care will be hosted by the Department of Emergency Medicine.

McGovern Medical School named member of national depression center network

McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) has been named a Center of Excellence member of the National Network of Depression Centers (NNDC), a consortium of leading academic medical centers working to accelerate research, education and improved treatment options for people with depressive and bipolar illnesses.

Routt honored with 2017 Ashbel Smith Distinguished Alumni award Routt honored with 2017 Ashbel Smith Distinguished Alumni award

Dr. Milton L. “Chip” Routt, Jr., professor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at McGovern Medical School and Orthopedic Trauma Specialist at Memorial Hermann, said he was “more than overwhelmed” when he found out he received an Ashbel Smith Distinguished Alumnus (ASDA) Award alongside his peers at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston School of Medicine (UTMB) earlier this month.

Otorhinolaryngology CME course set Nov. 3-6

The Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery will host Lone Star Rhinology and Rhinoplasty Nov. 3-6 at Marriott Houston Medical Center and the UTHealth Clinical Skills Lab.

Cancer motivates student’s research passion

The specter of cancer has sparked the research passion of one fourth-year medical student, focusing its direction and resulting in a nationally competitive fellowship.