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A presidential boost for precision medicine

"Twenty-first century businesses will rely on American science, technology, research and development. I want the country that eliminated polio and mapped the human genome to lead a new … [Read More...]

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The astonishing numbers behind 3 decades of transplantation

What does it take to become one of the largest and most renowned multi-specialty transplant centers in the country? For the Baylor Annette C. and Harold C. Simmons Transplant … [Read More...]

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BSWQA: A tested way to control health care costs, ensure quality

In spite of the recent advertising blitz for the online health insurance exchanges, where individuals can purchase insurance, most Americans who are privately insured have acquired … [Read More...]

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A nursing career inspired by health challenges

When I was in fourth grade, I announced to my friends at lunchtime that I wanted to be a gynecologist when I grew up. My friends and I giggled, as we didn't even know what a … [Read More...]

Amie Garrison - First Liver Transplant Recipient

The fascinating story behind 30 years of organ transplants

It's been more than 30 years since the first transplant was performed at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas, launching a program that has saved thousands of lives. Back then, … [Read More...]

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Family pain, sacrifice on path to Baylor Dallas chaplaincy

Over the next few months, I hope to share stories of my work as a resident chaplain at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas. First, allow me to introduce myself. My path to … [Read More...]