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

Dr. Paul Klotman


Klotman meets BCM family at town hall meetings

Baylor College of Medicine faculty and staff had the chance to meet Dr. Paul Klotman, the new president and CEO, in a series of town hall meetings held last month.

In This Issue

McNair Scholar will focus on brain research

Dr. Benjamin R. Arenkiel will join Baylor College of Medicine as the first McNair Scholar. The scholar program identifies "rising stars" in four areas of biomedical research.

BCM eye glass shop opens at Medical Building

Baylor College of Medicine employees have a new service at their disposal – the BCM Optical Shop. The new shop is now open in the Medical Building on the McNair Campus.

Research to Prevent Blindness award to support new ophthalmology faculty member

The department of ophthalmology at BCM has been granted a $200,000 Research to Prevent Blindness Career Development Award to support eye research to be conducted by Dr. Benjamin J. Frankfort.

BCM student volunteers lead successful science program

The May 2010 Scientists@School and Citizen Schools Baylor College of Medicine WOW program was a success thanks to the hardworking students and staff.

BCM urologist presents flag to Sen. Cornyn

Dr. Jeff Jones, BCM associate professor of urology, NASA/JSC flight surgeon and a captain in the United States Navy reserves, was part of a flag ceremony honoring Sen. John Cornyn.

Special Notice

BCM Family has gone green. Starting with this issue, BCM Family is only available online.

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