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Interim Dean George Macones to Lead ABOG Board »

The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology has announced George Macones, M.D., interim dean of Dell Medical School, as its new board president.

Dell Med’s Surgery Residencies Recap a Winter of Awards, Matches & Presentations »

Three surgery residencies at Dell Med share updates from their programs from over the winter.

Dell Med’s Division of Acute Care Surgery Featured in Annual Clinical Congress »

The Division of Acute Care Surgery at Dell Med recaps its work featured at the 2021 American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress.

By Carlos V.R. Brown, M.D., FACS
Reflecting on the 50th Anniversary of the National Cancer Act of 1971 »

Members of the Livestrong Cancer Institutes’ Young Adult Advisory Board reflect on the 50th anniversary of the National Cancer Act of 1971 during their last board meeting of the year.

Takeaways From The Generalists in Medical Education Annual Conference »

A faculty member at Dell Med shares takeaways from a recent medical education conference.

By Kelly Kovaric, M.D.
Culinary Medicine, With a Focus on Pediatrics »

Eat Well: Culinary Medicine aims to teach basic cooking skills and foundational nutrition knowledge that the residents and fellows can discuss with patients to promote healthy lifestyles.

By Keli Hawthorne, M.S., R.D.
Dell Med Students Participate in First-Ever MotoGP Internship at the Circuit of The Americas »

Students at Dell Medical School participated in the first MotoGP internship, serving as ground medics at the Circuit of The Americas.

Introducing the Senior Scientist Seminar Series »

The Health Transformation Research Institute presents the Senior Scientist Seminar Series, a new event series that highlights the career paths and scientific contributions of Dell Med faculty.

By Leta Moser
Our Vision, Three Years in: Q&A With Jane Edmond »

Jane Edmond, M.D., the inaugural director of the Mitchel and Shannon Wong Eye Institute and chair of the Department of Ophthalmology, shares her vision for the department and eye Institute.

Supporting the Educational Needs of Youths With Developmental Disabilities »

Jeffrey Shahidullah and Caroline Turner discuss how a behavioral clinic is facilitating support for youths with developmental disabilities.

Fall Updates From Dell Med’s Surgery Residencies »

Two surgery residencies at Dell Med share fall updates from their programs.

Dell Med’s Division of Acute Care Surgery Presents at Prestigious Annual Meeting »

The Division of Acute Care Surgery at Dell Medical School presented work from faculty, residents and students at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma.

By Carlos V.R. Brown, M.D., FACS
HLA House Project: Examining the Impact of Face Masks on Social & Emotional Development in Infants »

The Health Leadership Apprentice Program Orange House worked with a community partner to examine the impact of face masks on social and emotional development in infants.

Introducing the Center for Health & Environment: Education & Research »

The center will bring together collaborators from across the university and beyond to catalyze research examining the health consequences of environmental exposures and more.

By Elizabeth Matsui, M.D., MHS
The Academy Experience »

A Value-Based Health Care Orthopaedic fellow recounts her time at the 2021 Annual Meeting for the Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

HLA House Project: Addressing Mental Health Care Disparities Faced by LGBTQ+ Youths »

The Health Leadership Apprentice Program Red House worked with a community partner to learn more about the gaps in mental health care faced by LGBTQ+ youths.

Advancing Care Transformation: Our Approach to Graduate Medical Education »

Dell Med’s common curriculum, Advancing Care Transformation, develops systems-ready physicians, enhancing population health through discovery, leadership and innovation.

By Nicholas M. Barbaro, M.D.
Supporting the Mental Health of Children & Adolescents »

Jeffrey D. Shahidullah, pediatric psychologist at UT Health Austin and assistant professor of psychiatry at Dell Medical School, reflects on the mental health support needed for children and adolescents.

By Jeffrey Shahidullah, Ph.D.
HLA House Project: Patient Education Efforts During the COVID-19 Pandemic »

The Health Leadership Apprentice Program Blue House worked with a local clinic to increase patient education efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic.

HLA House Project: Developing a Medical-Legal Collaboration for Victims of Intimate Partner Violence »

The Health Leadership Apprentice Program Green House worked with community partners to develop an informative session for medical practitioners on the legal solutions available to victims of intimate partner violence.