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Baylor celebrates Match Day 2014Mar 21, 2014
At Baylor, 173 fourth-year medical students participated in the National Resident Matching Program, which pairs students with residency programs throughout the country.
Dr. David Sugarbaker will lead comprehensive lung center at BaylorMar 20, 2014
Dr. David Sugarbaker, an internationally recognized leader in thoracic surgery and mesothelioma, will join the Baylor faculty this July and lead the new Lung Institute at Baylor College of Medicine.
Simple steps to prevent colon cancerMar 20, 2014
Our expert offers five simple steps to help prevent colon cancer.
Don’t let retirement slow you downMar 18, 2014
Baylor expert says being active in retirement is beneficial for emotional, mental and physical health.
Expert says save high heels for special occasionsFeb 24, 2014
Baylor expert cautions high heels are like dessert, save them only for special occasions.
Chevron grant to strengthen patient care throughout RomaniaFeb 21, 2014
Chevron, the global health nonprofit AmeriCares and the Baylor College of Medicine International Pediatric AIDS Initiative at Texas Children¹s Hospital, have teamed up to address the gap in healthcare resources in Romania.
Baylor College of Medicine makes tropical medicine seminar available to public Feb 18, 2014
For the first time, the "Seminars in Tropical Medicine" course at Baylor College of Medicine will be open to members of the public who have an interest in tropical medicine.
Baylor international HIV/AIDS program to study genetic differences of disease in sub-Saharan African childrenFeb 17, 2014
Baylor International Pediatric AIDS Initiative at Texas Children’s Hospital receives $3 million grant from National Institutes of Health to study genetic factors in tuberculosis and HIV in African children.
Zoorob named chair of Baylor’s Family and Community MedicineFeb 13, 2014
Dr. Roger J. Zoorob has been named the chair of family and community medicine at Baylor College of Medicine. His appointment is effective March 15.
Donovan named chair of otolaryngology at Baylor College of MedicineFeb 13, 2014
Dr. Donald T. Donovan has been named the Olga Keith Wiess Professor and Chairman of the Bobby R. Alford Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine.