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Family gives back after extraordinary care across generations

Bill Stanley, a businessman in Pasadena, Texas, had recently founded Ventech Engineers, Inc., an engineering construction business that designed modular oil refineries and shipped them to destinations around the globe. A few doors down, Thomas J. Murphy, MD, opened his medical practice as a solo primary care physician.

Carmel B. Dyer, MD
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A Young Field of Medicine

New initiative to fill critical gaps in geriatric health training

After examining the older person, emergency room doctors diagnosed an infection and sent him home with antibiotics. He fell repeatedly during the next few days and wound up back in the hospital—this time with acute kidney and liver failure.

UT System Student Regent Brittany Jewell (left) works with Dung-Fang Lee, PhD (right), to find a treatment for a rare genetic disorder.
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Growing Leaders in Health Care

UTHealth student appointed UT System student regent

The discovery of an effective treatment for a rare form of bone cancer in children is on Brittany E. Jewell’s expanding bucket list. The PhD candidate at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences is also serving a term as Student Regent on The University of Texas System Board of Regents.

Mercedes-Benz Dealers of Greater Houston driving health education
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Mercedes-Benz dealers of Greater Houston driving health education

Mercedes-Benz Dealers of Greater Houston partnered with UTHealth throughout 2018 to enhance health science education and community awareness.