Kiran Shokar, M.D., M.P.H., will begin serving as associate dean for Community Affairs, chair of the Department of Population Health, and professor of Population Health at Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin in May 2021.
This statement from Dean Clay Johnston talks about the life of K. Lindley Dodson, M.D., and how we can honor her legacy.
Aaron Laviana, M.D., MBA, and his team of research colleagues studied the relationship between treatment at a high-volume hospital and outcomes from a surgery for a rare cancer.
Laura Pavitt reflects on how Livestrong Cancer Institutes’ outpatient oncology clinic at UT Health Austin has grown since it opened its doors two years ago.
Kirsten Nieto, M.D., assistant professor in the Department of Internal Medicine and associate chief of the Division of Hospital Medicine, has been named Physician of the Year at Dell Seton Medical Center.
Annabel Cramer, M.D., received the INSPIRE Novice Research Award to study the effectiveness of a simulation-driven approach to bereavement training for EMS providers.
Six Dell Med students ran a flu vaccine event for the Thanksgiving holiday to make flu shots more accessible for Austin community members.
A UT Health Austin team is studying ways to improve care for patients with GERD. The surgical director for digestive health, Tripp Buckley, M.D., leads the team that includes surgical residents and medical students.
Even though an in-person summit on shared health challenges is currently impossible, three institutions united virtually to discuss their ongoing work in health equity and thoughts on COVID-19’s transnational impact in Texas and Mexico.
Charles Osterberg III, M.D., and his team recently studied urethroplasty, the surgery commonly used to treat urethral stricture disease, to help urologists and patients better understand the factors that lead to successful surgeries.
Pediatrics residents and faculty passed out goodies to patients as part of a reverse trick-or-treat parade.
Several Dell Med pediatric neurologists have made recent achievements as they strive for improving neurological health for children in Central Texas and beyond.