News About Faculty and Staff Appointments

Renowned hand surgeon Dr. Thomas Hunt to lead BCM orthopedic surgeryAug 6, 2012
Dr. Thomas Hunt, internationally recognized leader in hand and wrist surgery, named Chair of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery.
BCM endocrinologist elected president of major physician organizationMay 31, 2012
Dr. Alan J. Garber will lead the world's largest international endocrinologist association.
BCM names Izaguirre to lead expanded technology effortJan 24, 2012
Dr. Alexander G. Izaguirre tapped to head BCM's integrated tech effort in clinical, educational and research programs.
Renowned epidemiologist named BCM's associate director for Cancer Prevention and Population Science, McNair ScholarSep 2, 2011
Dr. Melissa Bondy named McNair Scholar, will serve as associate director for prevention, population science in Dan L Duncan Cancer Center.
Kapur named director of Center for GlobalizationSep 1, 2011
Baylor College of Medicine's Dr. Bobby Kapur has been named director of the Center for Globalization at BCM.
New Department of Neuroscience chair named at BCMSep 1, 2011
Dr. Dora E. Angelaki has been named the new chair of the Department of Neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine.
New leadership positions for medical, graduate schools announcedJul 7, 2011
College announces new leadership positions in medical science, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, associate dean of student affairs.
Renowned juvenile diabetes physician-scientist joins Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's HospitalJun 28, 2011
Dr. Jake A. Kushner, renowned juvenile diabetes scientist, joins Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Hospital.
Hoxhaj named Chief of Emergency Medicine Jun 15, 2011
Dr. Shkelzen Hoxhaj, associate professor of medicine, named inaugural chief of Baylor College of Medicine's section of emergency medicine.
BCM, Texas Children's announce recruitment of Dr. Peter Hotez and team in major advance to develop vaccines for the world's poorJun 8, 2011
Hotez: We will be making an unprecedented assault on the diseases of poverty in the world.