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Life Saving Patient Care is supported by medical research donations.

April 13, 2022

A Lifetime Of Giving: Dallas Family Donates To Life-Saving Patient Care

Advancing Public Health

Phyllis and Ron Steinhart share a true joy of giving, priding themselves on supporting philanthropic causes fueled by their passions and evident in their donations to Dallas-based charity, Southwestern Medical Foundation.

April 7, 2022

Lead, Innovate, Ideate: Putting The Scientific Spotlight On Early Stage Research


The Cary Council Learning From Leaders program brought together scientific and philanthropic leaders on March 30, 2022, to discuss the importance of early stage research.

April 1, 2022

Meet the Cary Council Early Stage Research Grant Recipients

Awards, Events and Scholarships

The Cary Council is a group of emerging young leaders who support early stage investigators at UT Southwestern Medical Center. Meet the researchers they have supported so far.

Dorothy Cullum at Charity Event in Dallas

March 28, 2022

Scholarship Endowments Continue Life of Impact

Awards, Events and Scholarships

With a gift from her will, Dorothy Cullum continues to support generations of UT Southwestern students.

Pulmonary Disease expert, Dr. Randall Rosenblatt posing with his wife, Barbara, in France.

March 2, 2022

Pulmonary Expert Honored With Distinguished Chair Thanks To Anonymous Gift


Southwestern Medical Foundation honors Dr. Randall Rosenblatt's lifelong work through the Randall L. Rosenblatt, M.D. Distinguished Chair in Pulmonary Disease, made possible by an anonymous donor.

Diabetes care

February 28, 2022

Unique Proposition to Save Money on Diabetes Care

Advancing Public Health

Hear from one of the team members of "DiabEZ" who participated in the 2022 Women in Science and Health Care (WISH) hackathon hosted by Health Wildcatters. Her team was awarded first place for their innovative, patch-based solution to Diabetes care.

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Read the Latest Edition of Perspectives Magazine

Our 2019 edition features the world-changing gene-editing technology of CRISPR and its revolutionary impact on humanity. With voices from thought leaders, scientists, and researchers around the world, this edition opens up a profound discussion around the history and ethics of gene editing.

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