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Perspectives

Southwestern Medical Foundation is dedicated to engaging the public in important conversations about progress in medicine and honoring the legacies of those who made these advancements possible.

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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

Philanthropy

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.


Team DiabEZ at The Wish 2022 Hackathon

February 28, 2022

Female Entrepreneurs Hope To Improve Lives With Innovative 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.


Female Team Pitches Idea to Reduce Medical Waste

February 17, 2022

Female Entrepreneurs Pitch Innovative Way to Reduce Medical Waste

Advancing Public Health

Hear from one of the team members of "The Scavengers" who participated in the 2022 Women in Science and Health Care (WISH) hackathon hosted by Health Wildcatters. Her team created an innovative solution to reduce PPE waste by utilizing UV light technology.


February 9, 2022

Unique Proposal to Extend the Life of COVID Equipment

Advancing Public Health

Hear from one of the team members of "The Scavengers" who participated in the 2022 Women in Science and Health Care (WISH) hackathon hosted by Health Wildcatters. Her team created an innovative solution to reduce PPE waste by utilizing UV light technology.


Rebalancing Philanthropic Portfolio in 2022

February 4, 2022

Rebalancing Your Philanthropic Portfolio in 2022

Planned Giving

A new year brings an opportunity to review your financial and estate plans. A part of this review may include planned giving funds. Rebalancing your philanthropic portfolio in 2022 could help you make the most of your charitable investments.


Honoring the life of Dr. Roach

January 18, 2022

Honoring the Life of Dr. Joseph Garland Roach, Jr.

Community

Southwestern Medical Foundation celebrates the remarkable life of one of the most beloved pediatricians in Dallas, Dr. Joseph Garland Roach, Jr.


December 30, 2021

Forward Together to Inspire Progress in Medicine

Advancing Brain Treatment

The momentum we see today at UT Southwestern comes as no surprise, thanks to the community visionaries who have sown countless seeds of progress by investing in state-of-the-art facilities, key research initiatives, and healers at the center of innovation. Together, there are no limits as to what we can accomplish.


November 30, 2021

Forward Together in Support of Emerging Discoveries

Advancing Public Health

In 2015, Saryn and Jonathan Dietz became founding members of The Cary Council, a group of young leaders working with Southwestern Medical Foundation to advance early-stage research at UT Southwestern Medical Center. Today, they continue supporting medical progress by sustaining a family legacy of generosity.


November 22, 2021

The Cary Council Grow Your Mind Photo Gallery

Community

We were delighted to host The Cary Council’s “Grow Your Mind” event at Gardenuity on November 16 and hear from Dr. William T. Dauer about the remarkable progress being made at the Peter O’Donnell Jr. Brain Institute.


November 18, 2021

Progress in Action

Community

Take a look at some of the remarkable progress our community has made possible over the last year.


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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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