A Legacy of Excellence

UT Southwestern is commemorating 75 years of excellence not only by honoring our most notable achievements of the past, but also by looking toward the future and our potential to build on our legacy of transforming the landscape of science and medicine. During 2018, we celebrate these foundational moments that have made it possible for us to transform health care.

Stories

Our history is inspiring. Our future will be transformational. Immerse yourself in stories throughout our anniversary year as we honor our past while plunging headfirst into the future. We hope you return often to learn how the UT Southwestern community continues to play a pivotal role in the future of science and medicine.

Perspectives 75: Forrest Van Cain

Perspectives 75: Forrest Van Cain

Learn how Forrest Cain, Sr., Technical Trainer and co-chair for the LGBTA organization, is using his passion for people to shape diversity and equality at UT Southwestern.

Perspectives 75: Dr. Paul Rizk

Perspectives 75: Dr. Paul Rizk

Dr. Paul Rizk, a May 2018 graduate, was able to take charge as a student leader while also learning how to become a physician who not only cares for his patient’s health, but also connects with them as a person.

Perspectives: Dr. James de Lemos

Perspectives: Dr. James de Lemos

After taking a trip to visit his younger brother, who was a student at UT Southwestern at the time, James de Lemos, M.D. made a decision that would alter the course of his medical career.