BCM Family
for Faculty, Staff and Trainees
Volume 7, Issue 6
June 2010

new statue of Dr. DeBakey in front of The Michael E. DeBakey Library and Museum

Feature

DeBakey museum chronicles life of 'Father of Cardiac Surgery'

Even long-time friends and colleagues of Dr. Michael E. DeBakey learn something new about the pioneering heart surgeon when they visit the new library and museum dedicated to his life and work.

In This Issue

Baylor College of Medicine graduation held May 25

Graduation festivities for Baylor College of Medicine medical and graduate students were held Tuesday, May 25.

Zoo's newest elephant named after Baylor College of Medicine

There's a new addition to the BCM family – baby Baylor, the Asian elephant born recently at the Houston Zoo. His name recognizes BCM's efforts to reduce the threat of a potentially lethal elephant herpes virus.

Saturday Morning Science Program celebrates 5 years

May marked the end of this year's Saturday Morning Science Program, an outreach initiative through BCM's Office of Diversity and Community Outreach that encourages inner city youth to reach their fullest potential.

Arty golf cart teaches important health lessons

Described as a rolling cornucopia of health, Baylor College of Medicine's art cart made its debut at the Houston Art Car Parade festivities May 7 and 8.

Special Notice

BCM Family is going green. Starting with the July, 2010 issue, BCM Family will only be available online.

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