Briscoe, a Texas icon, adds to legacy with $5 million gift to UTHSC

September 20, 2008

More than 1,300 people attending The University of Texas Health Science Center’s second annual gala Saturday received great news for women in South Texas: the evening’s special honoree, former Texas Gov. Dolph Briscoe Jr., announced he is giving $5 million in support of cardiology and women’s health.