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Dell Medical School & Ascension Seton More Than Double Number of Medical Residents Providing Care in Austin  »

The number of medical residents and fellows in Travis County affiliated with Ascension Seton and Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin has more than doubled since 2015. This translates to 401 new doctors providing specialty care for Central Texas patients, including tens of thousands of uninsured and underinsured patients each year.

Transition to Newer Clot-Busting Drug Improves Patient Outcomes, Lowers Cost in Treating Ischemic Stroke »

A newer-generation stroke drug is outperforming the standard clot buster at Ascension Seton hospitals in Central Texas. Dell Med neurologist Steven Warach, M.D., explains how tenecteplase saves both time and money when it comes to treating ischemic stroke.

A Prescription for Broccoli »

Dell Med experts are helping partners across Texas normalize nutrition as an antidote to disease. One day, your health plan might pay for it like any other treatment.

Caring for Our Neighbors: Spotlight on the Central Texas Check-In »

For many, the COVID-19 pandemic spelled disaster. Dell Med teams partnered with community organizations and volunteers across Central Texas to reach those most vulnerable.

Delays in Contact Tracing Impeded Early COVID-19 Containment »

Researchers at the UT COVID Modeling Consortium and Dell Med found that a five-day delay between identifying a case and isolating contacts was the Achilles’ heel impeding early containment.

Jessica Chambers: Shining a Light on Nocturnal Medicine »

Jessica Chambers is transforming health care, one night shift at a time. Her aim is to make overnight medicine just as forward-thinking and full of opportunity as the daytime shift.

Justin Rousseau: Building Bridges With Health Care Data »

Justin Rousseau leverages both his medical expertise as a neurologist and training in biomedical informatics to support the many ways data can transform health — both in and out of the clinic.

Keeping Mental Health Crises Out of the Criminal Justice System »

Across the nation, jails often end up providing much-needed mental health care. A new collaboration between Dell Med and local partners aims to change that — with a focus on health equity.

Dell Medical School, Austin Community College Team Up to Support Mental Health Needs  »

Dell Med and Austin Community College to launch a new mental health pilot called the Amplify Center for young adults.

Meet the Class of 2026 »

Our newest medical students — the next generation of physician leaders — are united by a common goal: health transformation to benefit all.

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.