News About Faculty and Staff Appointments
Christner named new dean of the School of Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine Mar 4, 2015 Dr. Jennifer G. Christner has been named dean of the School of Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, and will begin those duties on June 1, 2015.
Dr. Brendan Lee named chair of genetics at Baylor College of Medicine Dec 19, 2014 Lee has been serving as interim chair since June of this year. He succeeds Dr. Arthur Beaudet, who continues as a professor of molecular and human genetics, molecular and cellular biology and pediatrics at the College.
Dr. Daniel Yoshor named chair of neurosurgery Dec 12, 2014 Dr. Daniel Yoshor has been named chair of neurosurgery at Baylor College of Medicine.
Dr. Matthew J. Ellis named new director of Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center Jun 10, 2014 Dr. Matthew Ellis, a renowned clinician scientist in the area of genomics and molecular profiling of breast cancer, has been named as the new director of the Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center at Baylor.
Dr. David Sugarbaker will lead comprehensive lung center at Baylor Mar 20, 2014 Dr. David Sugarbaker, an internationally recognized leader in thoracic surgery and mesothelioma, will join the Baylor faculty this July and lead the new Lung Institute at Baylor College of Medicine.
Zoorob named chair of Baylor’s Family and Community Medicine Feb 13, 2014 Dr. Roger J. Zoorob has been named the chair of family and community medicine at Baylor College of Medicine. His appointment is effective March 15.
Donovan named chair of otolaryngology at Baylor College of Medicine Feb 13, 2014 Dr. Donald T. Donovan has been named the Olga Keith Wiess Professor and chair of the Bobby R. Alford Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine.
Baylor College of Medicine names Dr. Alicia Monroe as first senior dean Dec 9, 2013 Monroe’s position at BCM will become effective February 2014.
Dr. Timothy Stout named chair of ophthalmology at BCM Oct 24, 2013 Dr. Timothy Stout, recognized leader in gene therapy and eye diseases, has been named chair of ophthalmology at Baylor College of Medicine.
Two new McNair Scholars named at BCM Oct 18, 2013 Dr. Chenghang Zong, assistant professor of molecular and human genetics, and Dr. Xaq Pitkow, assistant professor of computational neuroscience have been named McNair Scholars.