MarkVogelSept.13 Vogel returns for inaugural 2018-19 Arts & Resilience program

This year’s first Arts & Resilience Program, a series of events designed to link the arts and humanities with medicine, at McGovern Medical School saw the return of pianist Mark Vogel to campus Thursday afternoon.


Samuel D. Luber, M.D., MPH Luber to lead Walk with a Doc Sept. 15 in Hermann Park

Get ready to lace up your walking shoes and join the Office of Graduate Medical Education at McGovern Medical School and Samuel D. Luber, M.D., M.P.H., associate professor and vice-chair of education and academic affairs in the Department of Emergency Medicine, for Houston’s first Walk with a Doc Texas event Sept. 15 in Hermann Park.


Registration now open for 2018 Research Retreat

Registration is now open for the 2018 McGovern Medical School Research Retreat, an open event sponsored by the Research Committee where faculty, graduate students, and fellows can learn more about research conducted on campus and interact with their peers.


Serena Auñón-Chancellor, MD McGovern Medical School to host conversation from space with Dr. Auñón-Chancellor

Want to have a chance to talk directly to an astronaut live from space? McGovern Medical School will offer a once-in-a-lifetime experience next month as alum and astronaut Serena Auñón-Chancellor, MD, takes part in a live Q&A from the school’s third floor lecture hall.


Dr. Run Wang Wang delivers Ira D. Sharlip Lecture

Dr. Run Wang, professor in the Department of Surgery and the Cecil M Crigler, M.D. Chair in Urology at McGovern Medical School, delivered the 5th annual Ira D. Sharlip Lecture at the 2018 Sexual Medicine Society of North America’s (SMSNA) 25th Annual Scientific Program earlier this year.


DNA Stock (web) 10th Annual Yatsu Day Symposium to be held Friday

Students, faculty, and members of the public interested in learning about the transformative changes in healthcare delivery for stroke and cerebrovascular disease are invited to attend Friday’s 10th Annual Yatsu Day Symposium, sponsored by the Institute for Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease at McGovern Medical School.


Interprofessional mass casualty drill set for June 21

The Center for Interprofessional Collaboration at UTHealth will host a mass casualty simulation drill 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, June 21, in the Cizik School of Nursing Simulation and Clinical Performance Laboratory.


UTHealth to hold 3rd Annual Symposium on Aging Research

Registration is now open for the 3rd Annual Symposium on Aging Research, presented by the UTHealth Consortium on Aging.


Steven Marc Zeitels, MD Dr. Steven Zeitels to speak at annual ORL Frontiers event

Steven Marc Zeitels, MD, the Eugene B. Casey Professor of Laryngeal Surgery at Harvard Medical School and director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Center of Laryngeal Surgery and Voice Rehabilitation, will be the invited speaker for Otorhinolaryngology Frontiers 2018, which will be held Saturday, June 23, at the Brown Foundation Institute of Molecular Medicine,


Dr. Ruth Heidelberger McGovern Medical School professors showcase research at Biophysical Society Annual Meeting

Professors from several departments at McGovern Medical School shared research presentations with thousands of scientists in biophysics at the 62nd Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society (BPS) earlier this year.