Events News

Partnership gala raises more than $2.7M for mental health Yesterday
The Partnership for Baylor College of Medicine’s 2018 gala, “Texas on My Mind,” celebrated Baylor’s 75 years in Houston and raised more than $2.7 million to support mental health programs.
Psychiatry award honors Dr. Elinore F. McCance-KatzApr 4, 2018
Dr. Elinore F. McCance-Katz, assistant secretary for mental health and substance use for the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, will receive this year’s Joan and Stanford Alexander Award in Psychiatry.
Beaumont hosts autism spectrum disorder community eventMar 20, 2018
Baylor College of Medicine will bring a community conference and resource fair to the Beaumont area on Wednesday, March 28 to provide an educational seminar and support materials for children with special needs and their parents.
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.
Spring Evenings with Genetics begins with autism spectrumMar 13, 2018
On Tuesday, March 20, Evenings with Genetics will highlight Phelan-McDermid Syndrome and other autism spectrum disorders.
Autoimmune disease treatments focus of McNair SymposiumMar 13, 2018
Dr. Jeffrey A. Bluestone, the A.W. and Mary Margaret Clausen Distinguished Professor at the University of California San Francisco, will be the Distinguished Lecturer at the Seventh Annual McNair Symposium at Baylor College of Medicine.
Baylor geneticists, oncologists host symposium in JapanMar 9, 2018
The Department of Molecular and Human Genetics and the Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center  hosted their first joint U.S.-Japan Clinical Cancer Genomics and Personalized Medicine Symposium in Tokyo, Japan.
Baylor shines light on rare diseasesFeb 16, 2018
On Feb. 28, millions of people across the U.S. will join the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) in observing Rare Disease Day. Houston will host its second annual event on Saturday, Feb. 24, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Health Museum. 
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 hosts high school educational genetics conferenceFeb 14, 2018
For the 10th year, the Department of Molecular and Human Genetics at Baylor College of Medicine will host a genetics educational conference for Advanced Placement Biology students at Bellaire High School in Houston on Feb. 20.