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Dell Med’s Division of Global Health & BUAP Teams Build New Bridges in Puebla, Mexico »

Dell Medical School’s Division of Global Health recaps the latest Puentes summit that convened international partners and focused on advancing health equity and health partnerships with Mexico.

By Sarayu Adeni, MPA-DP
Planting a Seed of Leadership for Women in Oncology »

Three students who participated in this year’s Summer Healthcare Experience in Oncology share their takeaways from the program.

By Kristen E. Wynn
From Innovation to Excellence: Buprenorphine Team Nationally Recognized for Excellence in Teamwork »

Alanna Boulton shares the Buprenorphine Team’s growth and progress in supporting care for substance use disorders, including a newly won award for excellence in teamwork.

By Alanna Boulton, MSHS, PMP
Taking Action to Save Lives: Reducing the Stigma of Addiction & People Who Use Drugs »

Alanna Boulton recaps Shatterproof’s 2022 Stigma of Addiction summit that focused meaningful drug addition stigma reduction.

By Alanna Boulton, MSHS, PMP
A Valuable Year Exploring Value-Based Health Care »

Read a blog post by Zoe Trutner, a 2021-2022 trainee in the Orthopaedic Value-Based Health Care Fellowship at Dell Medical School.

Cooking With the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area »

In the latest session of Eat Well: Culinary Medicine, pediatric trainees at Dell Med joined the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area for a hands-on cooking lesson.

By Keli Hawthorne, M.S., RD
Texas Health Catalyst & Winstead PC Discuss Startups, Intellectual Property & More »

In a webinar from Texas Health Catalyst and Winstead PC, University of Texas researchers and clinicians, as well as Austin-area entrepreneurs, learned about commercialization, intellectual property and more.

By Jay Brown
Pediatric Trainees Come Together for Another Session of Culinary Medicine »

Pediatric residents and fellows at Dell Med participated in another session of Eat Well: Culinary Medicine, learning more about how food impacts health.

By Keli Hawthorne, M.S., RD
Patient Codesign & Other Evaluation Methods Shared With the Cancer Community »

Members of Dell Medical School’s Livestrong Cancer Institutes recap their presentation on cancer care delivery practices at an annual summit.

By Robin N. Richardson
Caring, Character & Calling: Reflecting on a Lasting Mentorship »

The Caring, Character and Calling series explores the stories of profound influencers in medical education, as told by members of Dell Med. Here, John Luk reflects on a lasting mentorship.

By John Luk, M.D.
Early Bird: a Pilot to Improve Children’s Health & Educational Attainment »

Along with community partners, The Impact Factory launched Early Bird, a health system-integrated scholarship fund for children in poverty.

Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month From a Young Adult Perspective »

A young woman living with Stage 4 metastatic colorectal cancer reflects on Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, sharing her story and offering advice.

By Robin N. Richardson
Meet Ryan Sutton, Dell Med’s New Head of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion »

Ryan M. Sutton, Ph.D., talks about his vision for diversity, equity and inclusion at Dell Med, why the work matters, and what it means for medicine.

Elevating the Patient Experience »

Partnering with the Back and Neck Pain Center at UT Health Austin, students created recommendations to elevate the patient experience before, during and after clinic visits.

Managing Referrals to Improve Patient Care  »

Students revamped patient information transfer processes in collaboration with faculty and staff at the Surgical Oncology Clinic at UT Health Austin.

A Spring of Presentations & Competitions »

Members of Dell Med’s surgery and emergency medicine residencies highlight the work done by trainees during the spring of 2022.

Members of Dell Med Kick Off New Series for the Kern National Network »

A new discussion series from the Kern National Network featured three speakers from the Dell Med community in its first installment.

By Briana Huntsberger
Streamlining the Patient Journey Through Information Sharing  »

In a collaboration with the Surgical Oncology Clinic at UT Health Austin and Dell Med’s Department of Surgery and Perioperative care, students developed a project to streamline information sharing.

Consulting on Patient Education in the Bone Health Program  »

After immersing themselves in the workings of the Bone Health Program in the Musculoskeletal Institute at UT Health Austin, students made key recommendations to augment patient education.

Providing a Pathway to the Field of Genetic Counseling »

A new clinical shadowing program at Dell Med and UT Health Austin is providing undergraduates with an opportunity to gain experience in the field of genetic counseling.