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From Chaos, Calm: Cancer Care in Focus »

The Livestrong Cancer Institutes’ CaLM model of whole-person care is helping patients realize a life beyond their diagnosis.

An Ounce of Prevention: a Community’s Cure »

A partnership spanning Dell Med and dozens of partners across Central Texas aims to catch cancer diagnoses early — or, better yet, prevent them altogether.

What Does an Oncologist Look Like? »

Just a third of cancer doctors and researchers are women, and the percentage of Black and Latinx oncologists remains in the single digits. What needs to change?

Empathy Through Art: Exploring the Aesthetics of Health »

UT Austin’s Department of Art and Art History partners with Dell Med’s Livestrong Cancer Institutes to document the experience of cancer care.

Dell Med Helps Attract More Than 400 New Doctors to Austin »

Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin has directly or indirectly attracted 415 new faculty physicians to Austin and Travis County since its launch in 2014. This news comes amid a rapidly growing population in Central Texas as well as an increasing doctor shortage in the region and across the state.

Dell Children’s, UT Health Austin Launch First Pediatric Abdominal Transplant Center in Central Texas »

UT Health Austin and Dell Children’s launch first pediatric transplant center in Central Texas.

For Trauma Survivors, New Hope: Psychedelics »

Psychedelic drugs are among the most promising treatments for people with conditions like PTSD and severe depression. A new center at Dell Medical School aims to unravel how they work.