SWMF In The News
Photo Recap: Health Wildcatters Hosts its Second Hackathon Dallas Innovates August 16, 2019 Health Wildcatters held its second Texas Healthcare Challenge hackathon with the goal of creating solutions around innovation and challenges in healthcare. REPRINT
Southwestern Medical Foundation Announces New Chairman, Trustees DCEO Healthcare July 3, 2019 James R. Huffines will be the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Southwestern Medical Foundation. He will be joined by four new board members: Timothy P. Costello, Sarah K. Miller, Matthew S. Ramsey, and Sam L. Susser. REPRINT
DI People: MTX Group, Applications Software, J.Hilburn Make Leadership Moves Dallas Innovates July 2, 2019 James R. Huffines has been elected chairman of the board of trustees of Southwestern Medical Foundation. Four new members were also elected to the board: Timothy P. Costello, Sarah K. Miller, Matthew S. Ramsey, and Sam L. Susser. REPRINT
Southwestern Medical Foundation announces new board chairman Dallas Business Journal July 1, 2019 Dallas-based Southwestern Medical Foundation announced that James Huffines will be its board’s new Chairman, in addition to the appointment of four trustee members. REPRINT
Southwestern Medical Foundation Names Ho Din Award Winner DCEO Healthcare May 13, 2019 Dr. Bethany Werner, who will complete her residency at UT Southwestern, shares what it means to her to represent her class through this award. REPRINT
Cary Council issues 3 grants to UT Southwestern doctors The Dallas Morning News January 2, 2019 The Cary Council, a group of young supporters of UT Southwestern medical Center, has given three $50,000 grants to young doctors to advance their research. REPRINT
Cary Council Recognizes UT Southwestern Doctors for Promising Research D CEO Healthcare January 2, 2019 Dr. Prasanna Alluri, Dr. David Greenberg, and Dr. Animesh Tandon were grant recipients. REPRINT
Southwestern Medical Foundation Elects 10 New Trustees D CEO Healthcare October 24, 2018 Southwestern Medical Foundation elects 10 community leaders as new trustees for their commitment of talent, insight, and time. REPRINT
Meet the 2018 Winner of the Most Prestigious Accolade a UT Southwestern Student Can Receive D CEO Healthcare May 31, 2018 Dr. Philip Tolley, winner of the 2018 Ho Din Award, shares more about his love for teaching and how his patients inspire him. REPRINT
Panel Highlights UTSW Cancer Prevention, Genetics Programs D CEO Healthcare November 27, 2017 The Foundation hosts 8th Leading the Conversation on Health event, featuring the leading edge pancreatic cancer prevention and cancer genetics programs at UT Southwestern. REPRINT
Star Dallas Doctors Party, Play Life-Size Operation Paper City November 24, 2017 The Cary Council’s inaugural event, An Evening with DocStars, features a lesson in suturing a teddy bear and a life-size game of Operation. REPRINT
Southwestern Medical Foundation Leaders Reflect on 75 Years in Dallas Dallas Business Journal November 8, 2017 Foundation President and CEO, Kathleen Gibson, talks about the Foundation’s 75-year legacy in North Texas and plans for the future. REPRINT
UT Southwestern, Southwestern Medical Foundation Launch Signature Event Supporting Early-Stage Research D CEO Healthcare October 14, 2017 The Cary Council, a group of emerging leaders, holds its inaugural fundraising event to support early state research. REPRINT
Questions & Answers Katy Trail Weekly April 14, 2017 Southwestern Medical Foundation President and CEO, Kathleen Gibson, talks about the Foundation’s mission and top priorities. REPRINT
Foundation Hosts Annual Scholarship Reception The Dallas Morning News March 8, 2017 Southwestern Medical Foundation hosted its annual Scholarship reception with donors and scholarship recipients at Old Parkland. REPRINT
Hoblitzelle Foundation to Accept Southwestern Medical Foundation 2017 Sprague Award D CEO Healthcare January 30, 2017 Southwestern Medical Foundation will recognize Hoblitzelle Foundation with The Sprague Award for 2017, celebrating Hoblitzelle Foundation’s storied history of giving to the community where it’s most needed. REPRINT
Hoblitzelle Foundation to be Lauded for its $213 Million in Charity Donations The Dallas Morning News January 25, 2017 The Hoblitzelle Foundation, which has donated over $213 million to charity since 1942, will receive The Sprague Award for 2017 from Southwestern Medical Foundation at a private fundraising dinner Feb. 7 at Old Parkland. REPRINT
The University of Texas at Dallas Receives Two Grants for Virtual Medical Work UTDallas Online News Center January 12, 2017 Funding from Southwestern Medical Foundation and the National Institutes for Health will fuel ongoing research into virtual reality-based systems to improve patient communication skills.
Inspiring People: Michael Kahn Founder of the Cary Council The Dallas Morning News December 2, 2016 Michael Kahn discusses his inspiration as founder of The Cary Council, a joint program with Southwestern Medical Foundation and UT Southwestern. REPRINT
Conversation With: UTSW’s Madhukar Trivedi Talks The Potential of Depression Research D Healthcare Daily October 14, 2016 The Cary Council Kicks off Fall 2016 Learning from Leaders, Julie Hersh and Dr. Madhukar Trivedi, about the Center for Depression Research and Clinical Care at UT Southwestern. REPRINT
Thirteen New Trustees Join Board of Southwestern Medical Foundation The Park Cities News September 22, 2016 Southwestern Medical Foundation elects new Trustees who offer their talents and expertise to drive the mission of the Foundation forward. REPRINT
Southwestern Medical Foundation Adds 13 Trustees Dallas Business Journal – online September 21, 2016 The Foundation’s new trustees, who will help to shape the future of academic medicine and philanthropy in our community, are exemplary business and philanthropic leaders. REPRINT
Meet the Southwestern Medical Foundation’s 13 New Trustees D Healthcare Daily News September 19, 2016 Thirteen business, civic, and philanthropic leaders join the Foundation’s Board of Trustees. REPRINT
Meet the 2016 Winner of UT Southwestern’s Most Prestigious Student Accolade D Healthcare Daily News June 29, 2016 Dr. Sam Parnell, recipient of the Foundation’s 2016 Ho Din Award, shares why this award is important to him and embodies what medicine is truly about: “really caring about people.” REPRINT
Funding Science Can Boost Texas’ Economy The Dallas Morning News June 20, 2016 Robert Rowling and James Huffines share their vision of the state as “the apex of innovation.”
Southwestern Medical Foundation Announces Dr. Samuel Parnell Winner of 2016 Ho Din Award Park City News June 16, 2016 Dr. Parnell is the 2016 recipient of the Ho Din Award established by Southwestern Medical Foundation to recognize the qualities inherent in all great physicians—medical wisdom and human understanding.
Gov. Abbott Vows To Attract Even More Scientists To Texas D Healthcare Daily May 10, 2016 In conversation with Southwestern Medical Foundation chairman Bob Rowling, Gov. Greg Abbott plans to continue to direct public funds toward attracting researchers at Texas’ universities.
At Old Parkland, Jim Lehrer Holds Court in Event Honoring UT Southwestern D Healthcare Daily February 29, 2016 Southwestern Medical Foundation recognized the critical support of the Dallas civic and business community in enabling the success of UT Southwestern.
A History of Southwestern Medical Foundation as Told by its CEO D Healthcare Daily February 25, 2016 Kathleen Gibson, President and CEO of Southwestern Medical Foundation, shares the vision of the Foundation’s founder, Edward Cary, and how he engaged the Dallas business community in building and sustaining UT Southwestern.
Inspiring People: Kathleen Gibson Dallas Morning News February 17, 2016 Kathleen Gibson, President and CEO of Southwestern Medical Foundation, talks about the Foundation’s beginnings and how the Dallas business community’s support has made it all possible. REPRINT
Formation of The Cary Council Inspires Awareness and Growth for Southwestern Medical Foundation and UT Southwestern Medical Center Your Park Cities Blog December 2, 2015 New council will engage emerging leaders in continuing the legacy of Dr. Edward H. Cary In building academic medicine.
Southwestern Medical Foundation Hosts Unlocking the Mysteries of the Brain The Park Cities News October 29, 2015 Leading the Conversation on Health event at Old Parkland presents “The Newest in Neuroscience: Moving Beyond the Unknown Unknowns.” REPRINT
Southwestern Medical Foundation’s “Leading the Conversation on Health,” a Series of “Fireside Chats” The Park Cities News September 10, 2015 Leading the Conversation on Health event features a talk with Dr. Gregory Fitz, EVP Dean and Provost UT Southwestern Medical School, and Mary Villani, an outstanding student from UT Southwestern Medical School. REPRINT
Foundation Presents 2015 Ho Din Award to Dr. Laurie Elise Seidel The Park Cities News July 2, 2015 Southwestern Medical Foundation has presented its highest honor to Dr. Laurie Seidel. REPRINT
Meet the Dallas Native Who Won UT Southwestern’s Highest Graduate Honor D Healthcare June 22, 2015 Dr. Laurie Seidel wins prestigious Ho Din Award. REPRINT
Southwestern Medical Foundation Annual Meeting and Ho Din Award Presentation The Dallas Morning News, Neighbors Go June 12, 2015 Annual Meeting for the Board of Trustees and Dr. Laurie Seidel introduced May 28.
Dallas Native Wins Medical School’s High Honor The Dallas Morning News May 28, 2015 Dr. Laurie Elise Seidel has won the 2015 Ho Din Award.
Southwestern Medical Foundation Talks Health Dallas Business Journal, Public Eye April 25, 2015 Foundation presents the second in its “Leading the Conversation on Health” programs at Old Parkland. REPRINT
Fighting Alzheimer’ s The Dallas Morning News, Neighbors Go April 17, 2015 Presbyterian Village North Foundation gifts $1,250,000 to support Alzheimer’s research.
Southwestern Medical Foundation 75th Anniversary Celebration Park Cities People March 25, 2015 Foundation announced $7.5 million gift to UT Southwestern to support and inspire additional giving. REPRINT
$1.25M Gift to Aid UT Southwestern Research The Dallas Morning News March 11, 2015 The Presbyterian Village North Foundation has given $1.25 million toward Alzheimer’s research at UT Southwestern Medical Center. REPRINT
Southwestern Medical Foundation Honors Students, Benefactors The Dallas Morning News March 2, 2015 Philanthropists have chance to meet medical students who receive the scholarships fromtheir generous donations. REPRINT
SW Medical Foundation Celebrates 75 Years Dallas Business Journal, Public Eye February 27, 2015 Southwestern Medical Foundation recently celebrated its 75th Anniversary by honoring the community who helped build the medical school. REPRINT
Southwestern Medical Foundation is Giving $7.5 Million to UT Southwestern Medical Center Park Cities News February 26, 2015 The gift is a part of the Foundation’s 75th anniversary event. REPRINT
Local Support Helps Medical Center Reach 75 The Dallas Morning News February 9, 2015 Generosity aids UT Southwestern, say Mike Rawlings, William Solomon and Robert Rowling. REPRINT
Mike Rawlings, William T. Solomon, Robert B. Rowling: “The Power of Giving Has Shaped UT Southwestern” The Dallas Morning News February 8, 2015 The Chronicle of Philanthropy ranks DFW as eighth most generous metro area in the U.S. REPRINT
Southwestern Medical Foundation 75th Anniversary Gala The Dallas Morning News, Neighbors Go February 4, 2015 The legacy of advancing medical research, education, and patient care in the community with ongoing 75th anniversary events and gifts. REPRINT
Giving Guide Dallas Business Journal December 12, 2014 The lasting gift of Southwestern Medical Foundation. REPRINT