Topic: Medicine

$20M Gift Launches Leading-Edge Eye Institute at Dell Med

Oct. 6, 2016
Mitchel Wong, Dell Medical School, University of Texas at Austin, Mitchel and Shannon Wong Eye Institute

The Wong family of Austin is contributing more than $20 million to create the Mitchel and Shannon Wong Eye Institute, a leading-edge center to train future ophthalmologists and provide the best eye care possible.

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Access to Specialty Care Grows through Pilot Project

Sept. 16, 2016
Dr. Karl Koenig and other othopaedists at Dell Medical School

A pilot project has increased access to specialty care among low-income and uninsured Travis County patients and trimmed a waiting list of referrals for musculoskeletal care.

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New Direction in Preventing Alzheimer's is Needed

Aug. 24, 2016

The research progress of Alzheimer's dementia has followed a tortured path chiefly because vested pharmaceutical companies are fused to the business school maxim.

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Dell Medical School Welcomes Its First Class

June 27, 2016
Students in the inaugural class of the Dell Medical School

Less than four years after Travis County voted to establish a new medical school at UT Austin, the Dell Medical School is welcoming its first class of 50 students this week.

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Health Care Transformer Joining Dell Med

June 22, 2016
Elizabeth Teisberg

Elizabeth Teisberg, co-creator of the idea of value-based health care strategy and an internationally recognized author and professor, is joining the Dell Medical School.

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