MD School

Reunion Fc
Empathy in actionBy Alli Haltom   Evonne Kaplan-Liss was struggling with the effects of ulcerative colitis, recovering from surgery and feeling hopeless. “I sank into a deep depression,” said Kaplan-Liss, now a physician and Assistant Dean of Narrative Reflection and Patient Communication for the TCU and UNTHSC School of Medicine. “I was only 17, and all I Read More »

Apr 23, 2018

A Junior Medical School for Fort Worth’s future doctorsBy Alli Haltom   The inaugural class of 60 students at the planned TCU and UNTHSC School of Medicine isn’t expected until summer 2019, but more than two dozen eighth graders have already gotten a peek of life at the new school. Twenty-seven students from Fort Worth ISD schools recently participated in Junior Medical School, Read More »

Jun 29, 2017

Empathy FC
Better communication, better doctorsBy Alli Haltom It had all the appearances of an improv class. Instructors were leading nearly 60 participants in role-playing exercises involving time travelers, smart phones and the challenges of telling a story of a harrowing event in just 18 seconds. But it was a curriculum demonstration – not an acting class – led by Read More »

Jun 15, 2017

Dorman FC
Paul Dorman establishes generous scholarship for Fort Worth’s first class of MDsPharmaceutical executive, business investor and entrepreneur Paul Dorman has provided a generous gift to help make Fort Worth’s MD School a reality for this community – and a dream-come-true for future students. The H. Paul Dorman Charter Scholarship Program will provide full first-year tuition to the inaugural class of MD students at the TCU and Read More »

Apr 18, 2017

New MD school will bring economic, social benefits to Fort WorthThe TCU and UNTHSC School of Medicine is expected to positively impact the North Texas community by addressing Texas’ growing physician shortage, providing new opportunities for employment and boosting the local economy, according to a report by Tripp Umbach, the leading provider of economic impact analysis for academic health centers in the nation. The new Read More »

Apr 18, 2017

TCU and UNT Health Science Center select dean for new M.D. schoolTexas Christian University and UNT Health Science Center have selected Stuart D. Flynn, M.D., dean of the University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix, as the founding dean of the new M.D. school the two institutions are establishing in Fort Worth. Dr. Flynn, who led a medical school in Arizona that started as a partnership between Read More »

Mar 17, 2016

MD SCHOOL Williams and Boschini FC
TCU and UNT Health Science Center to create new medical schoolTexas Christian University and the University of North Texas Health Science Center have entered into a memorandum of understanding to create a new MD school in Fort Worth. The school, planning to accept its first class in 2018, will be among the leading institutions in the nation in providing a team-oriented educational approach that benefits Read More »

Jul 6, 2015