Education News

It’s a match! Medical students paired with residency programsMar 16, 2018
Fourth-year medical students at Baylor College of Medicine learned where they would be continuing their medical training for the next three to seven years during Match Day.
Baylor to honor J.J. Watt, Dr. David Persse with degreesFeb 15, 2018
Houston Texans star J.J. Watt and Houston Emergency Medical Services Director Dr. David Persse will receive honorary degrees from Baylor College of Medicine at commencement ceremonies in May.
Baylor College of Medicine Genetic Counseling Program accreditedFeb 14, 2018
Baylor College of Medicine’s Genetic Counseling Program has received accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling and is now reviewing applications from prospective students seeking enrollment in the inaugural class.
New center to focus on diversity, equity in medicineAug 3, 2017
Baylor has received a five-year, $3.3 million grant to develop the Center of Excellence in Health Equity, Training and Research.
Baylor to offer new genetic counseling degree programJul 12, 2017
The Baylor College of Medicine Board of Trustees, Academic Council and Faculty Senate have approved a new Genetic Counseling Program, which will award a Master of Science degree through the School of Allied Health Sciences.
Baylor Class of ’17 encouraged to bridge healthcare gapsMay 31, 2017
The 2017 Class of Baylor College of Medicine heard words of inspiration from Dr. Marc Nivet, a national leader in healthcare diversity at their graduation ceremony. 
Diversity champion to give Baylor College of Medicine commencement addressMay 23, 2017
Dr. Marc Nivet, executive vice president of institutional advancement at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, will give the commencement address to students May 30.
Kiss me: I matched!Mar 17, 2017
The luck of the Irish – and four years of hard work and dedication – was on the side of Baylor College of Medicine medical students on Match Day 2017.
Seven attributes of the academic surgeon Mar 14, 2017
In an effort to guide future academic surgeons on the path to success, seven surgeons at Baylor outlined seven common attributes of the academic surgeon. 
New palliative care fellowship program part of growing fieldMar 9, 2017
Palliative care is an emerging field in pediatric subspecialty care, leading to the development of a new pediatric fellowship program at Baylor College of Medicine.