Medical Education

Through death, new life is found: The College of Medicine welcomes new anatomy lab

December 7, 2015
Where medical students meet their first patients: cadavers

Students excel during Aggies Invent: Pediatric Medical Applications

November 25, 2015

Dehydration is the second leading cause of death in infants, but what if a simple pacifier could prevent it? Student team DeHydraTect developed a dehydration-detecting pacifier during Aggies Invent: Pediatric Medical Applications.

Meeting the needs of today’s – and tomorrow’s – patients: Preparing medical students for an ever-changing world

August 7, 2015

Texas A&M College of Medicine has launched a new medical curriculum aimed at allowing more time, and diverse opportunities, in clinical training to ensure Aggie physicians are amply prepared to lead Texas' future health care workforce.

Houston Methodist and Texas A&M join forces to enhance physician education and research innovation

July 1, 2014

Houston Methodist and Texas A&M Health Science Center are partnering to bring more innovative research and medical education to the state through new health professions degree programs in the Texas Medical Center.

Student profile: Tijerina scholarship recipient Krystha Cantu

March 25, 2014

Krystha Cantu grew up in McAllen, Texas, a city in the Rio Grande Valley that is as southerly as South Texas gets. When Krystha, who attended Rice University as an undergraduate, applied for medical schools, she had no idea she’d be offered a full-ride, $100,000 scholarship to attend Texas A&M’s medical school in Bryan-College Station.

Hicks named vice dean of Temple medical school campus

June 25, 2013

Dr. Paul Hicks, M.D., Ph.D. has been named Vice Dean of the Texas A&M Health Science Center (TAMHSC)-College of Medicine’s Temple campus.

Training tomorrow’s doctors: How to help when healing stops

May 20, 2013

TAMHSC-COM students practice the doctor’s challenging role in end-of-life care: Delivering devastating news to patients and their loved ones, and telling patients what comes next when there is no curative path forward.

Donovan named to post in Round Rock

May 16, 2013

To help prepare tomorrow’s doctors for the changing landscape of medical practice and patient care, the Texas A&M Health Science Center (TAMHSC) College of Medicine has named Jim Donovan, M.D., as its first associate dean of clinical integration and practice transformation.