Special Programs News

Global health efforts extend to Papua New Guinea with ExxonMobil grantDec 2, 2013
Texas Children¹s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine have embarked on a program to extend their world class medical care and public health expertise into Papua New Guinea.
CDC director visits Baylor-Uganda Children’s Clinical Center of ExcellenceJul 22, 2013
Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, toured the Baylor College of Medicine-Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Clinical Center of Excellence at Mulago Hospital in Kampala, Uganda July 15.
Botswana-Baylor pediatric HIV/AIDS program celebrates 10th anniversaryJun 11, 2013
The Baylor College of Medicine International Pediatric AIDS Initiative at Texas Children’s Hospital opened its first clinic 10 years ago in the region of Africa hardest hit by pediatric AIDS.
Annual Globalization Forum to feature Dr. George AtkinsonApr 19, 2013
The forum, hosted by the Center for Globalization at BCM, will be held in Cullen Auditorium April 29, beginning at 2 p.m.
HISD board approves creation of Baylor College of Medicine at RyanApr 19, 2013
BCM joins Houston ISD to create magnet middle school, spark student interest in health and science careers.
BCM major part of new pediatric cancer Dream Team initiativeApr 13, 2013
Pediatric Dream Team Translational Cancer Research Project will provide a total of $14.5 million over four years, with $3.3 million to BCM.
Russell Scott Ray named newest McNair ScholarFeb 13, 2013
The McNair Scholar program identifies rising stars in biomedical research.
Congenital heart defects topic of free monthly genetics seminarFeb 13, 2013
Public seminar will be held Feb. 19 at the Children's Museum of Houston.
Gift funds innovative education technology at Baylor College of MedicineNov 19, 2012
Initiative will add a new dimension to education.
Pediatric heart rhythm syndrome topic of monthly genetic seriesOct 11, 2012
BCM experts to discuss Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome in Oct. 23 seminar.