Medical students receive Ethics & Professionalism Award

Student Committee on Professionalism and Ethics (SCoPE) awarded a pair of McGovern Medical School students the first ever Excellence in Ethics and Professionalism Award.


2018WebberWinners Medical students receive 2018 Webber Prizes

A record number of McGovern Medical School students participated in the 2018 Summer Research Program Forum, held Oct. 30, in what was a banner year for the event.


David Wang Society of Teachers of Family Medicine names Wang Student Scholar

The Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM) selected a fourth-year medical student at McGovern Medical School as a recipient of a Student Scholar award in September, recognizing him for his research and potential for a career in academic medicine.


Terry J. Crow, Ph.D., Scholarship in Neuroscience (web) Debes named inaugural recipient of Terry J. Crow, Ph.D., Scholarship in Neuroscience

Samantha Debes, a doctoral student in the laboratory of Valentin Dragoi, Ph.D., in the Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, has been named the inaugural recipient of the Terry J. Crow, Ph.D. Scholarship in Neuroscience.


CallieKwartler Kwartler wins Proteintech 2018 Best Postdoctoral Mentor Award

A postdoctoral fellow at McGovern Medical School has been named Proteintech’s 2018 Best Mentor in the Postdoctoral category, taking the top prize ahead of hundreds of entries from around the world.


Research Stock Photo Dean’s Research Awards Ceremony set for Sept. 19

The 2018 Dean’s Research Award Ceremony will be held at 1 p.m. Sept. 19 in the Fifth Floor Gallery to honor this year’s recipients for their outstanding research and academic accomplishments.


NIHGrantMSTP NIH awards prestigious grant to UTHealth program

The National Institute of Health awarded UTHealth a prestigious multiyear Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) grant, as four students from McGovern Medical School embark on a rigorous seven-year program to earn both a medical degree and a doctoral degree.


2018-19SchweitzerFellows Five students named Albert Schweitzer Fellows

Five students from McGovern Medical School have been selected as part of the 2018-19 class of Albert Schweitzer Fellowship Houston Galveston (ASFHG), joining approximately 300 other fellows nationwide.


(From left to right) Samuel Leonard, Dr. Kristofer M. Charlton-Ouw, and Dr. Hunter Ray, PGY-3 resident, attended the 42nd Annual Vascular and Endovascular Society (VESS) Winter Meeting in early February. Leonard received the 2018 Medical Student Scholarship to the VESS Next Generation Medical Student Symposium during the event. McGovern Medical Student awarded 2018 VESS scholarship

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.