October 2016

Building the Third Hub

Boston and the San Francisco Bay Area are giants in healthcare innovation. Austin is poised to join them by becoming a nerve center for innovation in health, not just health care — and the reality may be closer than you think.

Q&A: Brainwork

Nearly half a million children in America have pediatric epilepsy. What can be done to help them? We talk with physician-researcher Dave Clarke.

Reimagining the Business of Health Care

Only six blocks separate the Dell Medical School from the McCombs School of Business. Administrators and faculty on both sides are committed to being partners — just ask Elizabeth Teisberg.

Video: Pushing the Edge of Knowledge

Dell Med brings with it new opportunities for researchers to collaborate. Watch as two of the medical school’s own talk about its research identity — and how that identity plays into creating a vital, inclusive health ecosystem.

How to Predict Cancer

Most researchers focus on the ways cancers — and the people who have them — are similar. For Thomas Yankeelov, there’s hope in the distinctions.