General News

Managing indirect referrals of orthopedic trauma patients to safety net hospitalsAug 15, 2016
A study shows that some patients receive repeat care after referral to other hospitals due to inefficiencies in Houston's local system of care for the uninsured.
President Obama names Margaret Spitz to National Cancer Advisory BoardAug 12, 2016
Renowned expert in molecular epidemiology Dr. Margaret Spitz to advocate for cancer prevention and health disparities on the National Cancer Advisory Board.
Sedgwick receives award celebrating professionalism in medicineAug 11, 2016
Dr. Emily Sedgwick has been named the 2016 recipient of the Ben and Margaret Love Foundation Bobby Alford Award for Academic Clinical Professionalism.
Parents can empower kids to make healthy lunch choices this school yearAug 10, 2016
Because packing a lunch is not always an option, our expert offers advice to parents on how to talk to kids about making healthy choices in the cafeteria line.
Win or lose: athletes should be prepared to face outcomeAug 10, 2016
Dr. Asim Shah offers tips on being prepared for negative feelings following an athletic loss.
ESPN sports medicine expert Dr. Mark Adickes joins Baylor College of MedicineAug 8, 2016
NFL offensive lineman turned orthopedic surgeon to lead sports medicine division.
Let the Olympics inspire your fitness goalsAug 1, 2016
Sports medicine expert Dr. Theodore Shybut has advice on how to get started in a new sport if Olympic fever has you itching to go for the gold.
Baylor College of Medicine Announces 13th Annual Michael E. DeBakey Medical Student Poetry AwardsJul 27, 2016
The winners of the 13th Annual Michael E. DeBakey Medical Student Poetry Award were chosen from original poems submitted by undergraduates currently enrolled in accredited United States medical schools.
Baylor Genetics rebrand makes debut with simplified name, targeted messageJul 22, 2016
Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories, a joint venture of Baylor College of Medicine and Miraca Holdings, Inc., has rebranded as Baylor Genetics.
Tips help manage skin in dry or humid weatherJul 19, 2016
Baylor College of Medicine expert Dr. Harry Dao shares some tips on how to keep skin skin during periods of dry or humid heat.