Lawrence gift to boost bone disease research, clinical activities
BCM and the M. D. Anderson Cancer Center named a collaborative program the Rolanette and Berdon Lawrence Bone Disease Program of Texas in honor of the couple who gave $4 million to expand clinical care and research activities at the two institutions.
In This Issue
Allied Health students graduate, receive awards
Master of Sciences degrees were conferred to 34 physician assistants and nine nurse anesthesia students at the commencement ceremony for BCM's School of Allied Health Sciences, held Dec. 6.
BCM offers new benefit to help pay for health care costs after retirement
The Emeriti Retiree Health Solutions program at Baylor College of Medicine began Jan. 1. The new program for employees is designed to help pay for medical costs after retirement.
Research highlights 2008
Baylor College of Medicine doctors and scientists continue to be involved in significant research. Read a sample of what BCM researchers have accomplished in 2008 and where they have published.
Chen receives Epilepsy Society/Milken Early Career Award
David Chen, M.D., assistant professor of neurology at Baylor College of Medicine and director of the Neurophysiology Laboratory at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center, was honored with an award from the Epilepsy Society.