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

Gen. Charles Bolden shakes the hand of a Class of 2009 medical school graduate.


Medical, graduate students celebrate commencement

Gen. Charles Bolden urged the Class of 2009 graduating students to follow their passion.

In This Issue

BIPAI honors President Bush, Laura Bush with Leadership Award

President George W. Bush and Laura Bush were honored with the 2009 Leadership Award from the Baylor International Pediatric AIDS Initiative last month.

Alkek Eye Center Name Continues

Along with the physicians, the equipment, and the staff, the Alkek Eye Center name has also moved to the new Medical Building of Baylor College of Medicine.

Walking school bus steers students to healthier lifestyle

A project led by Baylor College of Medicine is redefining what it means to take the bus to school.

Science teachers honored for completing BCM/HISD program

There's a difference between teaching science and being a science teacher, and now a group of elementary school teachers can call themselves the latter thanks to an HISD/Baylor College of Medicine program.

Students receive HHMI fellowships to prepare for potential research careers

Five Baylor College of Medicine medical students have been accepted into the Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Training Fellowships Program that will make it possible for them to work in the laboratory of their choice for one year.

Students reach out to local middle school

Members of BCM's National Network of Latin American Medical Students participated in a community outreach program this spring at Sharpstown Middle School, which culminated with an event at the Children's Museum.

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