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Award-winning play raises awareness for Alzheimer’s disease in African-American communityJul 9, 2015
African-Americans are two times more likely to develop the debilitating neurological disorder and are less likely to have an early diagnosis, resulting in less treatment time.
Baylor College of Medicine graduates 276 physicians and scientists May 27, 2015
The 2015 class of Baylor College of Medicine, including 184 medical school graduates and 92 graduates of the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, were awarded diplomas May 27, in a commencement ceremony at the Jones H. Hall for Performing Arts.
Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children’s Hospital tackle Swaziland’s high TB rates May 11, 2015
Global health experts from Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital hope to make a meaningful difference in the fight against tuberculosis with the recent opening of a new, state-of-the-art facility.
Genetic disorders of the immune system focus of monthly genetic seriesMay 1, 2015
Baylor College of Medicine experts will lead a free and open-to-the-public seminar on genetic disorders of the immune system on May 5 at the Children’s Museum of Houston.  
Baylor receives Avon Foundation grants for research, community care Apr 27, 2015
Baylor College of Medicine has received two new grants totaling $325,000 from the Avon Foundation for Women that will help its physicians and researchers continue to improve access to life-saving breast cancer prevention and treatment resources.
Baylor to host quality and safety conference for healthcare professionals, trainees May 14 in HoustonApr 13, 2015
Baylor College of Medicine, a leader in healthcare, research and education, will host an educational conference May 14, 2015 for healthcare professionals and trainees focused on quality improvement and patient safety initiatives.
Baylor College of Medicine celebrates Match Day 2015Mar 20, 2015
Fourth-year medical students at Baylor learn their future at Match Day 2015.
Medical student to host benefit concert for Baylor International Pediatric AIDS InitiativeMar 9, 2015
Aishwarya Venkataraman, a first-year medical student at Baylor College of Medicine, will host a classical concert, Divine Strings for BIPAI, Saturday, March 21, at 6 p.m. in Baylor College of Medicine’s Cullen Auditorium, One Baylor Plaza, 77030.
Annual Charity Ball celebrates 20th anniversaryFeb 27, 2015
Annual student-hosted event to raise money for Houston H.O.M.E.S clinic and Camp for All. 
Marfan syndrome: Medical care, research update focus of monthly genetic series Feb 16, 2015
Experts will give an update on the latest research and best practices in medical care for Marfan syndrome Feb. 17.