The University of Texas System Board of Regents discussed and took action on several agenda items related to the UT System’s education, research, patient care and service mission. Highlights of the meeting include:
The designation of Dr. Bruce Beutler as a Regental Professor. Dr. Beutler was recognized last month with the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. He holds the Raymond and Ellen Willie Distinguished Chair in Cancer Research and is director of the Center for the Genetics of Host Defense at UT Southwestern
Dr. Bruce Beutler is recognized by the UT Southwestern community for winning the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.