By caging bacteria in microscopic houses, scientists at The University of Texas at Austin are studying how communities of bacteria, such as those found in the human gut and lungs, interact and develop infections.
The National Institutes of Health is turning to researchers at The University of Texas at Austin to develop computer simulations to improve surgical repair of the heart’s mitral valve, one of the aging heart’s key points of failure.
Provost Steven Leslie (left), who says the medical school was a highlight of his six years as top academic officer, will continue developing key Dell Medical School partnership agreements through the end of the year.
In an op-ed piece published by the Austin American-Statesman, Provost Steven Leslie addresses concerns that Dell Medical School's relationship with Seton Healthcare Family might limit medical education. We intend to meet and exceed national accrediting standards in all areas of medical care, including women's health and end-of-life care.
Now that the University of Texas System has signed off on the medical campus master plan and Central Health and Seton Healthcare Family have created the Community Care Collaborative, what are the next agreements and approvals needed to make the Dell Medical School a reality.
After nearly 130 years of anticipation, a medical school is joining UT’s academic flagship in Austin. Like any upstart, the Dell Medical School will have to deal with a number of challenges before graduating its first white coats. We take a look at how UT is gearing up.