Latest Baylor University Stories

2009-04-21 17:30:00

Only two percent of hospitals nationwide receive Magnet re-designation. DALLAS, April 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) has announced that Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas (Baylor Dallas) has earned re-designation as a Magnet hospital, effective immediately.

2009-04-21 10:26:00

Award Ceremony at Stockholm Concert Hall Where the Nobel Prizes Are Presented STOCKHOLM, April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Students from St.

2009-04-06 14:19:00

DALLAS, April 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Michael Mack, M.D., a surgeon on the medical staff of THE HEART HOSPITAL Baylor Plano (THHBP) and medical director of cardiovascular surgery for Baylor Health Care System, has been named president-elect of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.

2009-03-25 13:20:00

In the first national study of human drugs in fish tissue, new research finds that fish caught near wastewater treatment plants serving five major cities had residues of pharmaceuticals in them, including drugs used to treat high blood pressure, cholesterol, allergies, depression and bipolar disorder.

2009-02-27 14:02:00

WACO, Texas, Feb. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- For the sixth straight year, the Baylor University Athletic Department has received a generous financial contribution from the Philip M.

2009-02-04 07:00:00

Lively Managed $350 Million Fundraising Campaign for Dallas Center for the Performing Arts DALLAS, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Baylor Health Care System Foundation announced today the appointment of Bill Lively as Senior Strategic Development Consultant.

2009-01-27 22:57:51

A.J. Abrams scored 19 points Tuesday, pacing the 12th-ranked Texas Longhorns to a 78-72 victory over the Baylor Bears. Damion James added 14 points and 12 rebounds for the Longhorns (15-4, 4-1 Big 12), who haven't lost to Baylor since Feb.

2009-01-22 17:05:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Joel T. Allison, FACHE, president/CEO of Baylor Health Care System in Dallas, has been named the 2008 recipient of the Texas Hospital Association's Earl M. Collier Award for Distinguished Health Care Administration.

2009-01-14 23:29:18

Bryan Davis and Chinemelu Elonu led all five starters in double figures Wednesday, carrying Texas A&M to an 84-73 win over No. 21 Baylor. The Aggies took an 11-point halftime lead and held off a late run by the Bears to win for the 11th time in 12 games.

2009-01-13 15:22:00

DALLAS, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Andrew J. Applewhite, M.D., C.W.S., a certified wound specialist on the medical staff at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas (Baylor Dallas), has been named medical director of the hospital's Comprehensive Wound Care Center. In this role, Dr.

Word of the Day
  • The analysis of literature, focusing on the words and grammar to the exclusion of context or literary merit.
The word 'logocentrism' is a blend of logo- +‎ centrism.