SWMF In The News
People Newspapers, February 2, 2021
The Council named its three 2020 grant awardees – each with a different clinical focus but united by a single purpose: to explore new evidence-based pathways to treating some of the world’s most intractable illnesses.
KRLD January 26, 2021
Our President and CEO, Kathleen M. Gibson, joined David Johnson for a brief conversation about Southwestern Medical Foundation’s beginnings, continued mission, and the generosity and strength of our community.
Dallas Innovates January 11, 2021
Members raised nearly $100K in funding for the research awardees who will investigate new evidence-based pathways that can treat some of the world’s most intractable illnesses.
The Dallas Morning News June 12, 2020
The 2020 Ho Din Award Presenter and Southwestern Medical Foundation Trustee, Dr. Richard E. Hoffman, shares how today’s graduating medical students give him hope during challenging times.
The Dallas Morning News June 5, 2020
2020 Ho Din Award winner Dr. Priyanka Gaur is featured in the ‘Where the need is greatest’ section, highlighting the positive change her compassion and empathy have driven in our community and beyond.
People Newspapers June 2, 2020
Dr. Priyanka Gaur, the 2020 Ho Din Award recipient, discusses what it is like to start her career in the middle of a global pandemic.
D Innovates May 7, 2020
Dr. Priyanka Gaur, 2020 recipient of the Ho Din Award, the highest honor bestowed by the Southwestern Medical Foundation.
D Magazine May 5, 2020
Dr. Priyanka Gaur is recognized for her academic achievements and work with at-risk populations.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
D CEO Healthcare January 2, 2019
Dr. Prasanna Alluri, Dr. David Greenberg, and Dr. Animesh Tandon were grant recipients.
D CEO Healthcare October 24, 2018
Southwestern Medical Foundation elects 10 community leaders as new trustees for their commitment of talent, insight, and time.
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
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.
Paper City November 24, 2017
Star Dallas Doctors Party, Play Life-Size Operation
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.
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
D CEO Healthcare October 14, 2017
UT Southwestern, Southwestern Medical Foundation Launch Signature Event Supporting Early-Stage Research
The Cary Council, a group of emerging leaders, holds its inaugural fundraising event to support early state research.
Katy Trail Weekly April 14, 2017
Questions & Answers
Southwestern Medical Foundation President and CEO, Kathleen Gibson, talks about the Foundation’s mission and top priorities.
The Dallas Morning News March 8, 2017
Foundation Hosts Annual Scholarship Reception
Southwestern Medical Foundation hosted its annual Scholarship reception with donors and scholarship recipients at Old Parkland.
D CEO Healthcare February 28, 2017
Southwestern Medical Foundation’s President and CEO shares her path from banking to medical philanthropy.
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.
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.
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.
The Dallas Morning News December 2, 2016
Inspiring People: Michael Kahn Founder of the Cary Council
Michael Kahn discusses his inspiration as founder of The Cary Council, a joint program with Southwestern Medical Foundation and UT Southwestern.
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.
The Park Cities News September 22, 2016
Thirteen New Trustees Join Board of Southwestern Medical Foundation
Southwestern Medical Foundation elects new Trustees who offer their talents and expertise to drive the mission of the Foundation forward.
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.
D Healthcare Daily News September 19, 2016
Thirteen business, civic, and philanthropic leaders join the Foundation’s Board of Trustees.
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.”
The Dallas Morning News June 20, 2016
Robert Rowling and James Huffines share their vision of the state as “the apex of innovation.”
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.
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.
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.
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.
Dallas Morning News February 17, 2016
Inspiring People: Kathleen Gibson
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.
Your Park Cities Blog December 2, 2015
Formation of The Cary Council Inspires Awareness and Growth for Southwestern Medical Foundation and UT Southwestern Medical Center
New council will engage emerging leaders in continuing the legacy of Dr. Edward H. Cary In building academic medicine.
The Park Cities News October 29, 2015
Southwestern Medical Foundation Hosts Unlocking the Mysteries of the Brain
Leading the Conversation on Health event at Old Parkland presents “The Newest in Neuroscience: Moving Beyond the Unknown Unknowns.”
The Park Cities News September 10, 2015
Southwestern Medical Foundation’s “Leading the Conversation on Health,” a Series of “Fireside Chats”
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.
The Park Cities News July 2, 2015
Southwestern Medical Foundation has presented its highest honor to Dr. Laurie Seidel.
D Healthcare June 22, 2015
Dr. Laurie Seidel wins prestigious Ho Din Award.
The Dallas Morning News, Neighbors Go June 12, 2015
Annual Meeting for the Board of Trustees and Dr. Laurie Seidel introduced May 28.
The Dallas Morning News May 28, 2015
Dr. Laurie Elise Seidel has won the 2015 Ho Din Award.
Dallas Business Journal, Public Eye April 25, 2015
Southwestern Medical Foundation Talks Health
Foundation presents the second in its “Leading the Conversation on Health” programs at Old Parkland.
The Dallas Morning News, Neighbors Go April 17, 2015
Presbyterian Village North Foundation gifts $1,250,000 to support Alzheimer’s research.
Park Cities People March 25, 2015
Southwestern Medical Foundation 75th Anniversary Celebration
Foundation announced $7.5 million gift to UT Southwestern to support and inspire additional giving.
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.
The Dallas Morning News March 2, 2015
Philanthropists have chance to meet medical students who receive the scholarships fromtheir generous donations.
Dallas Business Journal, Public Eye February 27, 2015
SW Medical Foundation Celebrates 75 Years
Southwestern Medical Foundation recently celebrated its 75th Anniversary by honoring the community who helped build the medical school.
Park Cities News February 26, 2015
Southwestern Medical Foundation is Giving $7.5 Million to UT Southwestern Medical Center
The gift is a part of the Foundation’s 75th anniversary event.
The Dallas Morning News February 9, 2015
Local Support Helps Medical Center Reach 75
Generosity aids UT Southwestern, say Mike Rawlings, William Solomon and Robert Rowling.
The Dallas Morning News February 8, 2015
Mike Rawlings, William T. Solomon, Robert B. Rowling: “The Power of Giving Has Shaped UT Southwestern”
The Chronicle of Philanthropy ranks DFW as eighth most generous metro area in the U.S.
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.
Dallas Business Journal December 12, 2014
The lasting gift of Southwestern Medical Foundation.