A new faculty member whose research goal is to understand how the first blood stem cells are generated in the mouse embryo has been recruited to the Center for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, Brown Foundation Institute of Molecular Medicine at McGovern Medical School and recognized as a rising ‘star’ by The University of Texas System.
Jair C. Soares, M.D., Ph.D., chair of McGovern Medical School Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Pat R. Rutherford Chair in Psychiatry, has been named a 2016 Chancellor’s Health Fellow for The University of Texas System Office of Health Affairs.
Jordan Lake, M.D., M.Sc., a new faculty member recruited to the Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, has been recognized as a Rising STAR by The University of Texas System.
Cesar A. Arias, M.D., MSc, Ph.D., FIDSA, associate professor of internal medicine, infectious diseases, and leading translational physician-scientist in antibiotic resistance, is the recipient of a UT System Faculty Translational STARs Retention Award.
Grant funding is again available from UT System for patient safety projects.
The University of Texas System’s UT Research Cyberinfrastructure (UTRC) initiative supports high performance computing, enhanced network throughput, and data storage to advance biomedical research across the 15 institutions of the System.