Long School of Medicine

Dallas Morning News: Texas researchers are at the forefront of the breast cancer fight

September 20, 2016
 

Since President Richard Nixon declared the “War on Cancer” in 1971, the nation has made great strides in understanding and fighting the various forms of the disease. Read the full story at the Dallas Morning News


Express-News: Researchers encourage Hispanic women to join clinical trials for breast cancer treatments

September 20, 2016
 

Despite the fact that breast cancer is the most common and deadly cancer among Hispanic women, little is known about the types of breast cancer Hispanics are likely to get or how they react to treatments. Read the full story at the Express-News


Candle, tragedy, spiritual atmosphere and in remembrance of loved ones

In memoriam: Retired professor Valerie Lawrence, M.D.

September 6, 2016
 

Valerie A. Lawrence, M.D., professor emeritus, died July 16 in Vancouver, Canada.



Lizette Gomez, M.D., Aaron Gonzalez, Aaron's books

Aaron’s books

July 20, 2016
 

Young Aaron Gonzalez had a birthday coming up, but he didn’t want a big party with gifts. No, the boy with a rare genetic disorder called Neurofibromatosis type II who is also a “Wish Kid,” wanted to start a GoFundMe account to raise money for books for hospitalized kids.



Greg Bowling

Faculty member receives Tow humanism award

July 18, 2016
 

Greg D. Bowling, M.D., assistant professor, hospitalist, section chief, Division of General and Hospital Medicine, has been awarded the Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award by the Arnold P. Gold Foundation.



2016 Awards

Faculty members honored by Texas Diabetes Institute

June 29, 2016
 

Carlos A. Rosende, M.D., FACS, and Eugenio Cersosimo, M.D., Ph.D., both long associated with the Texas Diabetes Institute, will be inducted in the University Health System Texas Diabetes Institute’s Wall of Honor on July 20.