UT Southwestern receives transformative gift of $25M
An exceptional $25 million gift from Lyda Hill to The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center will fund the establishment of the Lyda Hill Department of Bioinformatics to bridge research and clinical care.
Higher education’s iron triangle, no match for the UT System
The UT System is tackling higher education’s iron triangle—access, affordability and quality—through an ambitious plan that addresses all aspects at once. Developing competency-based undergraduate degree completion programs in areas of high employment demand is one of the first initiatives.
Attacking cancer through the body’s immune system, delivering a cancer “poison pill” to a highly lethal brain tumor and providing cancer care to underserved rural populations through mobile cancer clinics are just a few of the watershed moments happening at the UT System’s National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated cancer centers.