BCM Family
for Faculty, Staff and Trainees
Volume 5, Issue 11
November 2008

Photo of Baylor Eye Clinic lobby and front of new Medical Building


First building on Baylor’s new McNair Campus opens

The first building on the McNair Campus of Baylor College of Medicine opened with the physicians of the Baylor Eye Clinic seeing patients beginning Nov. 4.

In This Issue

Cancer survivors lauded for perseverance, courage

More must be done to ensure that all women have access to potentially life-saving breast cancer screenings, said C. Kent Osborne, M.D., director of the Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center at Baylor College of Medicine, at an event honoring breast cancer survivors.

New program aimed at improving health of childhood cancer surviors

A new program developed by doctors at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital is designed to help pediatric cancer survivors live longer, healthier lives.

On-campus bookstore closes, offers services at Fannin location

Majors Books closed its BCM-based bookstore permanently Oct. 31. Members of the BCM family can now fulfill their bookstore needs at Majors’ flagship store, located at 7205 Fannin St., between South Braeswood and Old Spanish Trail.

Doctors Orchestra announces opening concert

The Doctors Orchestra of Houston has announced its opening concert of the 2008-09 season, “An American in Paris,” to be held at 5 p.m. Nov. 16 at Wortham Center’s Cullen Hall.

14th Annual PCRI Open Raises Funds for Prostate Cancer Research

BCM's Scott Department of Urology benefits from annual golf tournament.

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