New emergency medicine section established at BCM
BCM recently established a section of emergency medicine within the Department of Medicine, a move that will have a great impact at the college and on the Houston community as a whole.
In This Issue
Innovative BCM scientists receive top NIH awards
Dr. Susan Rosenberg is the recipient of a $2.5 million NIH Director's Pioneer Award, and Dr. Brendan Lee is the recipient of a $2.3 million NIH Director's Transformative R01 Award. Both scientists are professors in the Department of Molecular and Human Genetics.
Nursing student plays hero at home
Reinier Rabanal, a first-year nurse anesthesia student at Baylor College of Medicine, got a lot more than he bargained for at his local recreation center when a man playing racquetball had a sudden heart attack and needed immediate attention.
BCM Tour de Pink riders brave elements
Wearing their Baylor College of Medicine blue and white jerseys and poised to pedal, a host of BCM riders took off from Prairie View A&M University Sept. 13 to enjoy the Tour de Pink bike ride. A total of 66 signed up, and most made it even though rain threatened.
Alkek Eye Center celebrates 20th anniversary
The Alkek Eye Center at BCM recently marked its 20th anniversary.