BCM - Baylor College of Medicine

Giving life to possible

The Partnership for Baylor College of Medicine

Partnership Calendar of Events

You won’t want to miss any of the exciting educational and social events we have planned for the new season of The Partnership for Baylor College of Medicine, so renew your membership, invite your friends and start having fun today!

For more information about membership, please contact or (713) 798-5460. To learn about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Mari Bosker, director of volunteer programs and events, at or (713) 798-3160.

Educational Luncheons

The new series of educational luncheons starts in September. All luncheons take place at the Junior League of Houston, 1811 Briar Oaks Lane. Luncheon registration is at 11:15 a.m., and the program and lunch start at 11:45 a.m.

Previous Luncheons in the 2014-2015 Series

Take a Deep Breath: The Lung Institute at Baylor College of Medicine: A New Paradigm of Care

Dr. David Sugarbaker, Chief of the Division of General Thoracic Surgery and Lung Institute Director 
Sept. 9, 2014

Stuck in a Bottle - And How to Get Unstuck from Alcohol and Substance Abuse

Dr. Stuart Yudofsky, Beth K. and Stuart C. Yudofsky Presidential Chair in Neuropsychiatry and Chair of the Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Nov. 18, 2014

The Beat of My Heart: Cardiovascular Research Institute

Dr. Biykem Bozkurt, Mary and Gordon Cain Chair of Internal Medicine in the Winters Center for Heart Failure Research; Dr. Mary Dickinson, Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics; and Dr. Xander Wehrens (moderator), Juanita P. Quigley Endowed Chair in Cardiology and CVRI Director
Jan. 20, 2015

Conquering Cancer: New Frontiers in Treatment

Dr. Kent Osborne, Dudley and Tina Sharp Chair for Cancer Research and Director of the Dan L. Duncan Cancer Center; Dr. Matthew Ellis, C. Kent Osborne, M.D. Endowed Chair in Breast Cancer and Director of the Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center; and Dr. Michael Coburn, Russell and Mary Hugh Scott Chair in Urology
March 10, 2015

Matters of the Brain: Neurodegeneration

Dr. Huda Zoghbi, Ralph D. Feigin, M.D. Endowed Chair and Director of the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute at Texas Children’s Hospital; Dr. Melissa Yu, Assistant Professor of Neurology; and Dr. Stephen Sigworth (moderator), Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Faculty Group Practice
May 19, 2015