Latest news from Baylor College of Medicine

Excellence in education honored at BaylorMay 17, 2019
Baylor College of Medicine’s top educational leaders were honored at Faculty Awards Day, Thursday, May 16.
Excellence in patient care honored at BaylorMay 17, 2019
Baylor College of Medicine honored its faculty leaders in patient care at the annual Faculty Awards Day, Thursday, May 16.
Baylor recognizes research excellence with DeBakey AwardsMay 16, 2019
The Michael E. DeBakey M.D. Award for Excellence in Research recognizes outstanding members of the Baylor College of Medicine faculty for their published scientific contributions to clinical or basic science research.
How bystanders can help trauma victimsMay 16, 2019
May is Trauma Awareness Month. Trauma surgeon said Dr. Millard Andrew Davis explains the different types of traumas and what a bystander can do to help.
Recommendations released for transition of senior surgeonsMay 15, 2019
The Society of Surgical Chairs has developed recommendations for the transitioning of senior surgeons. 
Study searches for families with gliomaMay 15, 2019
Gliogene, a study that aims to identify hereditary links of glioma, a rare and deadly form of brain cancer, has begun recruiting families affected by the disease in order to identify genes that contribute to its onset and inform susceptibility.
Ethical concerns of oncology trial-finding appsMay 13, 2019
In a new study, ethics scholar Dr. Stephanie Morain explores a trend of oncology trial recruitment via mobile apps, and what these app companies and consumers need to consider in terms of privacy and data protection
How stress can affect your sleepMay 9, 2019
Sleep expert Dr. Annise Wilson explains how stress can interfere with your nighttime schedule and ways you can sleep more when life becomes busy.
Researchers uncover mechanism blocking retina regenerationMay 7, 2019
A discovery from researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and others opens the possibility of one day restoring loss of vision by activating the retina’s ability to regenerate. 
Review encourages education on radiation lung injuryMay 6, 2019
In a new review article published in CHEST, a team from Baylor College of Medicine outline an in-depth multi-disciplinary understanding of radiation-induced lung injury to educate physicians and prevent misdiagnosis.