BCM Family
for Faculty, Staff and Trainees
Volume 6, Issue 5
May 2009

Pictured clockwise, Steven Abrams, M.D.; Carl E. Fasser, PA-C;  Nancy Moreno, Ph.D.; and Shelley Sazer, Ph.D.


BCM's Outstanding Educators honored

Baylor College of Medicine faculty members were recognized as outstanding educators for 2009. They were honored at an awards ceremony April 16 in Cullen Auditorium.

In This Issue

BCM joins TMC-wide Earth Day celebration

Baylor College of Medicine celebrated Earth Day along with other medical center institutions at an event at McGovern Commons. It gave BCM the opportunity to highlight its efforts to go green though the BCM Recycles! program.

Experts answer swine flu questions

BCM's top flu experts provide swine flu facts and advice.

Keep your eyes on the future, O'Malley advises physician-scientists

In a keynote address during the James K. Alexander Research Symposium that spotlights medical student research, BCM's Bert O'Malley, M.D., laid out five points that could serve as a guide for those seeking a career in biomedical science.

United Way campaign continues BCM's legacy of generosity

The Baylor College of Medicine family raised more than $88,713 in support of Houston's children, families and senior citizens through the 2009 United Way campaign.

NSBRI research featured at Capitol Hill event

The National Space Biomedical Research Institute held a science, technology and education demonstration on Capitol Hill March 25 to highlight its work addressing the health and medical barriers to long-duration space exploration.

Volunteers turn out for Avon Walk

Volunteers from Baylor College of Medicine cheered on participants in the Avon Walk for Breast Cancer as they passed in front of the Cullen Building. The walk was held April 4-5 and raised $1.8 million to advance access to care and finding a cure for breast cancer.

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