Perspectives: Matt Mendoza

Perspectives: Matt Mendoza

The story of Matt Mendoza, a fourth-year graduate student, is proof that the obstacles we face do not have to define where we end up in life. Hear how UT Southwestern has immensely impacted his life and future generations of his family....
Honoring the Last of the First: Dr. Reginald Wilson

Honoring the Last of the First: Dr. Reginald Wilson

UT Southwestern salutes Dr. Reginald Wilson, the last living graduate of Southwestern Medical College’s first graduating class. Over the course of nearly 40 years, the Class of 1944 graduate used his education and training to do everything from answering house calls...
Alumni Reflections: Dr. Donald Pentecost

Alumni Reflections: Dr. Donald Pentecost

He started off his medical career earning just $3 per office call and $5 per house visit. In this third edition of Alumni Reflections and in recognition of UT Southwestern’s 75th anniversary, Dr. Donald Pentecost looks back on his 55-year career and shares how UT...
Perspectives: Misti Irvin, Breast Cancer Survivor

Perspectives: Misti Irvin, Breast Cancer Survivor

After a stage 2 breast cancer diagnosis at 37, Misti Irvin thought her story had come to an end. But it was UT Southwestern’s unique perspective that would ultimately give her hope. Today, she is a survivor, excited about what the future...
UT Southwestern Medical School

UT Southwestern Medical School

For more than seven decades, UT Southwestern Medical School has prepared the physicians of tomorrow, engaging them in a curriculum that keeps pace with the rapid evolution of medicine and clinical practice. When the school started in 1943, the founders sought to raise...