Thanks to your generosity, our goal is within reach!
21877 Gifts Received
September 24, 2021
A new milestone in generosity
Amidst the challenges of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we launched the public phase of the most ambitious fundraising campaign in UTHealth history as our supporters gave with visionary generosity in Fiscal Year 2021.View Now
Spreading smiles, sharing positivity
During routine pregnancy exams, Arati Patel and her husband marveled at the ultrasound images of their growing child, dreaming of the future. The tests indicated the couple would welcome a healthy boy, whom they named Sahil, in June 2003. But when Arati went into labor five weeks early, excitement transformed into uncertainty.
Soaring on winds of change
While our collective understanding of science and technology may be increasing at extraordinary rates, so too is the incidence of mood disorders such as depression and bipolar disorder. Longtime UTHealth Development Board Member Drew Kanaly and his wife, Elizabeth, recognize the crossroads at which we stand and our unprecedented potential to rewrite this narrative for behavioral health.
Driving oral health care forward
Stretching from Texarkana to Houston, people have called East Texas home for centuries, taking advantage of its natural wealth to put down roots in even the most isolated areas. Today, many of these rural communities face extreme barriers to health and wellness—barriers the T.L.L. Temple Foundation has been breaking down for decades.
Two decades, one commitment
When they returned to the United States in 2001 after several years abroad, Joseph B. McCormick, MD, and his wife, Susan Fisher-Hoch, MD, could have written their own ticket.
“We thought a lot about it and decided, ‘Instead of going back to a big university, let’s think about going to a community where we can really make a difference,’” McCormick remembers.
A Cycle of Empowerment
As Victoria Q. Cisneros, DDS, balanced classes, labs, and clinics with family life, the women of UTHealth School of Dentistry proved themselves to be much more than classmates and faculty members.
The Boldest Philanthropic Effort in UTHealth History
UTHealth publicly launched its first comprehensive campaign Many Faces. One Mission. on Thursday, April 8. The campaign, representing the largest philanthropic effort in UTHealth’s history, aims to raise $500 million to address pressing health challenges and secure the institution’s future as a top health science center.