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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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True health demands that the whole work in harmony, which is why we’re dedicated to partnership. Indeed, we can’t achieve our goals without it.
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Affordable Health Insurance Helps Central Texans Get the Care They Need »

Kori Hattemer, director of prosper programs for Foundation Communities, explains how the nonprofit helps Central Texans find and use health insurance.

Blockchain & Digital Transformation in Health  »

You’re invited to submit an abstract for presentation at the Blockchain and Digital Transformation in Health 2020 Symposium.

By Anjum Khurshid, M.D., Ph.D.
How Human Factors Engineering Helps Reduce Medical Errors »

For the October installment of the Texas Health CoLab Learning Series, Michael Wiklund discussed medical errors and the role that human factors engineering plays in reducing them.

Two Years In: WorkSpaces @ Texas Health CoLab Then & Now »

Over the past two years, WorkSpaces @ Texas Health CoLab has encouraged innovation and collaboration in health care by providing resources for companies to flourish.

The HLA Effect: Incorporating Mindfulness Into Medical School »

Former Health Leadership Apprentice Program participant Ali Haji is refining Breathe UT, a program that teaches medical students about meditation and mindfulness.

Double-Checking the Costs of Care: Study Indicates Common Procedure May Be Unnecessary »

A recent study led by a Dell Med gastroenterologist provides continued evidence that the practice of using hemoclips to prevent bleeding after removing polyps during colonoscopy may be unnecessary.

The Key to Designing Great Care? The Patient Voice »

Christina Bain, a LIVESTRONG Cancer Institutes’ Young Adult Advisory Board member, reflects on a Health Affairs symposium panel about the patient’s role in transforming health care systems.

Father’s Playbook App: The Payoff of Health Communication Research »

Michael Mackert reflects on the major public launch of the Father’s Playbook app, an app designed to get expectant fathers involved in prenatal health and beyond.

By Michael Mackert, Ph.D.
WorkSpaces @ Texas Health CoLab Celebrates Two Years of Helping Companies Flourish »

Over the past two years, WorkSpaces @ Texas Health CoLab has helped many companies flourish and many startups begin.

Texas Health Catalyst Demo Day 2019 Recap »

Demo Day 2019 showcased the culmination of a yearlong process of ideation, advising and project development for UT Austin principle investigators and Austin-area startups participating in Texas Health Catalyst.

In Memory of Tim George, 1960-2019 »

A memorial service for Tim George, M.D., will take place at 2 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 23. He died Sunday while driving in an auto race in Florida.

Texas Health Catalyst Works to Expand Health Ecosystem Across UT Austin & Beyond »

Texas Health Catalyst’s 2019 Demo Day will showcase the program’s unique ability to unite life sciences professionals across industries and sectors.

By Madison Weigand
Scared at Work? How to Cope With Common Workplace Fears »

Here’s what you can do to protect your positive outlook when workplace anxiety turns to fear.

By Carrie Barron, M.D.
The HLA Effect: Nourishment & Narratives With Neighbors »

Health Leadership Apprentice Program student Kristen Helmsdoerfer created Tri-N, an organization designed to reduce stigma in health care and connect with Community First! Village members over dinner.

Dell Med Kicks Off Cancer Clinical Trials »

LIVESTRONG Cancer Institutes have activated a new Phase I clinical trial with a goal to offer more comprehensive treatment opportunities for Austin-area people with cancer.

One Year In: Buprenorphine Team Addresses Opioid Use Disorder »

One year after the creation of a multidisciplinary B-Team at Dell Seton Medical Center, hospital staff and Dell Medical School faculty members gathered with the community to share the team’s impact to date.

By Richard Bottner, PA-C
Venture Capital for Health IT »

For the August installment of the Texas Health CoLab Learning Series, Emma Cartmell discussed investment trends in health IT and the needs of the general health care market.

The HLA Effect: Repurposed Flowers Add Color & Comfort to Hospice Rooms »

Health Leadership Apprentice Program participant John Saxton created an organization that repurposes flowers from florists and events to make palliative care and hospice rooms more comfortable for patients.

Qualities of Women Leaders »

Carrie Barron, M.D., details qualities of women leaders in medicine.

By Carrie Barron, M.D.
The Mechanics of Term Sheets »

For the September installment of the Texas Health CoLab Learning Series, Yash Sabharwal, serial entrepreneur and CEO of both NanoMedical Systems and CherryCircle Software, shared insights on term sheets.