In Pursuit of Health

Dell Medical School Launches Data Hub

Aug. 7, 2018
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Dell Medical School at UT Austin is accelerating innovation and research by creating a Biomedical Data Science Hub to help solve complex research and clinical problems.

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$15.5 Million Awarded for Austin State Hospital Redesign

Jan. 8, 2018
Dr. Stephen Strakowski, Dell Med’s psychiatry chair and leader of the Austin State Hospital redesign effort, with other membe

Dell Medical School will lead a $15.5 million redesign of the Austin State Hospital to be the cornerstone for an improved system of collaborative, community-focused care that helps people across Central Texas.

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Stress Heightens Fear of Threats from the Past

Aug. 7, 2017
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When older memories are coupled with stress, individuals are likely to perceive danger in harmless circumstances, according to new research.

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Dell Medical School Creates Department of Oncology

Aug. 1, 2017
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With a focus on advancing the full spectrum of cancer education, research and care in Austin and Travis County — where cancer is the leading cause of death — the Dell Medical School is creating a Department of Oncology.

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Decision Aid, Support Strategy Boost Colorectal Testing

May 15, 2017

Helping patients understand colonoscopy alternatives and make a colorectal cancer screening choice based on their own values — combined with one-on-one support — increases screening completion.

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