Community-focused partnerships allow Dell Medical School to make connections between academic medicine and the surrounding community to improve health outcomes so Austin can create a model that’s scaleable across the country and around the world.
Founded in 1883, UT Austin is a bold, ambitious leader — like the state it calls home. It is ranked among the biggest and best research institutions in the country.
For more than 130 years, The University of Texas System has been committed to improving the lives of Texans and people all over the world through education, research and health care.
Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas, operated by Ascension’s Seton Healthcare Family, is the teaching hospital where Dell Medical School students, residents and fellows train.
Created by Travis County voters in 2004, Central Health provides health care coverage through an extensive network of health care providers that offer access to care to low-income, uninsured residents of Travis County.
The Michael & Susan Dell Foundation pledged $50 million in 2013 to help launch a new medical school in Austin as an extension of the foundation’s broad commitment to improving the lives of the citizens of Central Texas through better health.
The LIVESTRONG Foundation contributed $50 million to Dell Medical School to create the LIVESTRONG Cancer Institutes, an innovative enterprise designed by cancer patients and survivors to deliver person-centered care.
Huston-Tillotson University and Dell Medical School work together to address mental health challenges in Austin, particularly in underserved populations.
Integral Care improves the lives of adults and children living with mental illness, substance use disorder and intellectual and developmental disabilities. Services include 24/7 crisis support, counseling, residential treatment and housing.