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We reward creative thinking and encourage rapid experimentation, using collaborative programs to speed promising research to market.
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Supporting Health Professions Education in Local Schools »

Dell Medical School has created a Health Professions Education Program that leverages Dell Med’s expertise to support teachers and career and technical education administrators in Central Texas.

By Kristin Escamilla, M.D.
Understanding Health In/Equity: A List of Recommendations  »

Racism contributes to health inequity. As the associate dean for health equity at Dell Med, I recommend these resources for anyone interested in learning more about racism and its effects.

By Jewel Mullen, M.D., MPH
A Year Into Residency: Work-Life Rhythm Rather Than Balance »

Internal Medicine resident Joseph Joo reflects on his intern year and how he adjusted his perspective on attaining work-life balance.

HLA House Project: Improving Waste Management on Brownie Drive »

The Health Leadership Apprentice Program Orange House worked with community members in the North Lamar neighborhood to improve waste management and trash collection on Brownie Drive.

GHealth Austin Connects With GED Students Through Science & Health »

GHealth Austin recaps the outcome of its fundraising activities and its work tutoring GED students at LifeWorks in spring 2020.

HLA House Project: Examining the Support Expectant & Postpartum Mothers Need »

The Health Leadership Apprentice Program Purple House worked with Community-Driven Initiatives and Mommie Support Network to address maternal health in Central Texas.

HLA House Project: Intimate Partner Violence Trainings for Health Care Professionals »

The Health Leadership Apprentice Program Blue House worked with Community-Driven Initiatives and Texas Advocacy Project to work toward developing trainings for health care providers on intimate partner violence.

HLA House Project: Promoting Music Therapy for Kids With Adverse Childhood Experiences »

The Health Leadership Apprentice Program Green House worked with Community-Driven Initiatives and Sparks for Success! to raise awareness about Sparks’ programs and the benefits of music therapy for children.

HLA House Project: Building a Sustainability Model for a Patient-Education Program »

The Health Leadership Apprentice Program Yellow House worked with Community-Driven Initiatives and the Volunteer Healthcare Clinic to build a model to ensure its patient-education program can continue efficiently in the future.

HLA House Project: Breaking the School-to-Prison Pipeline »

The Health Leadership Apprentice Program Red House worked with Community-Driven Initiatives and the Excellence and Advancement Foundation to increase awareness about a foundation event for its HLA House Project.

Exploring Regulatory Pathways for Medical Devices in the U.S. & EU »

During the virtual Texas Health CoLab Learning Series event in May, Evangeline Loh shared her knowledge on the regulatory pathways for medical devices in the United States and Europe.

Announcing the Recipients of the Dr. Timothy George Trailblazer Award »

The Dell Med Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is pleased to announce the recipients of this award honoring the Dell Med faculty member who died in 2019.

By René Salazar, M.D.
A Call to Action »

So many of us are feeling deep sadness and frustration as our country and our city show how hard it is to be vital and inclusive. It is time for action.

By S. Claiborne “Clay” Johnston, M.D., Ph.D.
Celebrating Residents’ & Fellows’ Research »

Each year, Dell Med and Ascension Seton host a Resident-Fellow Scholarly Activity Recognition Day. Join the virtual event live on June 2, 2020, or browse the submitted posters online.

By Jonathan MacClements, M.D.
Center for Youth Mental Health Advances Care Through Connections »

For this Mental Health Awareness Month, learn about some of the partnerships the Center for Youth Mental Health team has created and strengthened this quarter.

Dell Med Community Collaborators Reorganize to Improve Food Access During COVID-19  »

Rather than letting COVID-19 interrupt what was promising to be a step toward improved food access and nutrition, the Bastrop County Food Access and Nutrition Project is modifying its plan.

Tri-N Connects With Neighbors Through Bagged Lunches Amid COVID-19 Social Distancing »

Student group Nourishment and Narratives With Neighbors altered its monthly dinner with residents at Community First! Village to deliver meals while practicing social distancing.

Adapting Medical Education in the Time of COVID-19 »

Medical schools across the country are adapting to COVID-19’s impact. Dell Med is no different.

Texas Health Catalyst Completes Inaugural Student Research4Impact Competition »

The first Texas Health Catalyst Student Research4Impact Competition went smoothly despite shifting the finals from in-person presentations to virtual due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

By Madison Weigand
Protecting Your Intellectual Property Against Attacks »

For the February installment of the Texas Health CoLab Learning Series, an FBI subject matter expert presented on the dangers foreign adversaries pose to American technologies and how to protect against them.