In honor of International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month, the Texas Medical Center would like to highlight stories featuring female leaders from institutions throughout the medical center. Learn more about some of the many talented women who contribute to the success of the TMC.
Sharmila Anandasabapathy, M.D., director of Baylor Global Initiatives
Julia Andrieni, M.D., vice president of Population Health and Primary Care at Houston Methodist Hospital and president and CEO of Houston Methodist Physicians’ Alliance for Quality
Janet Butel, Ph.D., Distinguished Service Professor of molecular virology and microbiology at Baylor College of Medicine
Katharine Forth, Ph.D., CEO of iShoe
Yael Katz, Ph.D., CEO of BrainCheck
Renu Khator, Ph.D., president of the University of Houston
Amy McGuire, J.D., Ph.D., director of Baylor College of Medicine’s Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy
Alicia Monroe, M.D., provost and senior vice president of academic and faculty affairs at Baylor College of Medicine
Maria Oden, Ph.D., and Rebecca Richards-Kortum, Ph.D., co-directors, Rice 360°
Lois Ramondetta, M.D., professor of gynecologic oncology and reproductive medicine, and chief of gynecologic oncology at Lyndon B. Johnson General Hospital and co-leader of MD Anderson’s HPV-related Moon Shots program
Padmanee Sharma, M.D., Ph.D., professor of genitourinary medical oncology and immunology at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Peggy Smith, Ph.D., director of the Baylor College of Medicine Teen Health Clinic
Lucrecia Sta. Ana, M.D., Memorial Hermann colon and rectal surgeon
Barbara Stoll, M.D., dean of UTHealth’s McGovern Medical School
Jessica Traver and Nicole Moscowitz, cofounders, IntuiTap Medical
Elizabeth Travis, Ph.D., associate vice president of women and minority faculty inclusion at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Huda Y. Zoghbi, M.D., director of the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute at Texas Children’s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine professor
Researchers look to the Nlrp2 gene as a cause for some women?s unsuccessful pregnancy. https://t.co/BI7YKZcdmz
Coogs take home 1st place @AAPG?s global geoscience Gulf Coast competition. https://t.co/NXoDUddNgD #Winning? https://t.co/nwYT0eU0bt
Dr. Joseph Lamelas, One of the busiest cardiac surgeons in the world, brings his skills to Houston. https://t.co/xfkfkWfqDo
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5 reasons to stop biting your #nails: https://t.co/7ySShwdfPz
RT @drmlb: #ILookLikeAScientist https://t.co/AJRqDZ91DA @bcmhouston #STEM https://t.co/fPE59quXxA
Ohio university offering military ethics graduate degree https://t.co/QBWM8T2ZNL via @MilitaryTimes
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ICYMI: Researchers have discovered that mutations of the OTUD6B gene result in a spectrum of physical and intellectual deficits.
?Serve with pride and humility? military heroes tell service academy students https://t.co/55dV9HL3lV #NationalMedalOfHonorDay
Study: Freestanding emergency departments in Texas deliver costly care, ?sticker shock? | https://t.co/6XoWMX3GxS https://t.co/cJuzkae1A6
RT @DiscoverMag: Researchers turn spinach leaves into beating heart tissue: https://t.co/4SaZc4D6vA https://t.co/5ily9ryhZu
RT @Mike_Hixenbaugh: A favorite part of the new gig has been hanging with @HoustonChron photographers like @coomerchron in ORs. Story: http?
#VeteranOfTheDay @USMC Harvey C. "Barney" Barnum Jr. https://t.co/44voaZsHvq #MedalOfHonor #VietnamVeteran https://t.co/xPksQLAo48
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Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Marine Corps Veteran Harvey C. “Barney” Barnum Jr. It was during Military Day at his high school that Barney decided that he would ...
Congratulations @ClearBrookHS for the @NATA1950 Safe Sports School Award. We?re proud of our partnership in caring? https://t.co/ewGtgyzP2P
Clear Brook High School recently was awarded the Safe Sports School Award by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association. The award reinforces the importance of...