Lowe honored as outstanding NFL team physician of the year

The Professional Football Athletic Trainers Society (PFATS) honored Dr. Walter Lowe, chair and professor of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at McGovern Medical School and head team physician for the Houston Texans, as this year’s most outstanding NFL team physician with the 2018 Jerry “Hawk” Rhea Award.

The second annual Vail Scientific Summit convened in mid-August.

Vail hosts scientific summit

What would it be like to see the future of regenerative medicine and overhear a story of someone using stem cell therapies to reverse the signs of multiple sclerosis, or regenerate the muscular skeletal system using targeted gene therapies? While it may sound like far off science fiction, the future is upon us.

Ott to present on female concussions

Specializing in the care of sports-related concussions, Summer Ott, Psy.D., a neuropsychologist with McGovern Medical School at UTHealth and the Memorial Hermann IRONMAN Sports Medicine Institute-Texas Medical Center, will present a research study at The International Summit of Female Concussion and Traumatic Brain Injury on Feb. 27 in Washington, D.C.