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January 24, 2024

Southwestern Medical Foundation Celebrates 85 Years of Impact


Southwestern Medical Foundation celebrates 85 years of impact. Founded in 1939 to create a world-class medical center that would become UT Southwestern.

December 20, 2023

Celebrating Our Community’s Impact in 2023


A special holiday message from Michael McMahan, President & CEO of Southwestern Medical Foundation.

November 17, 2023

Support the Health Needs of North Texas


Lasting Impact Lasting impact is created when leaders connect with a bold vision and are inspired to work together to build a better future. Early trailblazers of our region believed North Texas could one day become a place where people would flock to live, work, build, and innovate. They knew thriving communities are healthy communities […]

November 10, 2023

An Evening with DocStars 2023: Celebrating the Next Generation of Medical Trailblazers

Launching Innovation

The Cary Council hosts An Evening with DocStars 2023, a celebration of innovation in early-stage research.

November 6, 2023

Our Community’s Promise: An Excerpt from Southwestern Medical Perspectives Magazine


A message from Michael McMahan, President & CEO of Southwestern Medical Foundation, introducing the latest issue of Southwestern Medical Perspectives Magazine.

October 26, 2023

Estate Planning Council Fall 2023 Meet & Greet

Planned Giving

Members of the Estate Planning Council joined the Southwestern Medical Foundation team for a meet and greet at the Foundation offices.