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A health sciences university like Baylor College of Medicine is defined by its commitment to its mission of excellence in patient care, biomedical research, medical education and community service – with a single objective: the improved health of the community.

With this commitment in mind, we provide a range of health-focused resources including seminars, lectures, online libraries, interactive experiences and featured events. These programs are forged with the goal of expanding educational resources available to the public and to and contribute to the health and vitality of all of our communities.

Upcoming Events and Opportunities for the Community
Date Event Description Resource Links
Ongoing  Hurricane Fiona Relief  Hurricane Fiona made landfall in Puerto Rico on Monday, Sept. 19. Since the impact Puerto Rico has experienced heavy rain, flooding, mudslides, and power outages. Please support humanitarian efforts for Hurricane Fiona victims. 

Hispanic Federation

All Hands and Hearts


Convoy of Hope


Direct Relief

Diaspora for Puerto Rico

Stronger than Maria

Ongoing Support for Pakistan Flood Victims  One-third of Pakistan has experienced catastrophic floods resulting from monsoon rains that began in June and are unprecedented in scale and scope. Please support humanitarian efforts in Pakistan. 


United Nations World Food Program


Ongoing Free Weight Loss Surgery Informational Seminars Join our free informational weight loss seminar online in the comfort of your own home. These informational videos are available at your convenience. Watch online.


Bioethics Grand Rounds

Ever-changing topics related to ethical, social, legal and policy issues that arise in biomedicine and biomedical research.

View schedule on the Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy’s Community & Events page.

Fall 2022
*For parents, caregivers, health professionals

Evenings with Genetics Evenings with Genetics is a seminar series about genetics and family’s health, based on the most current information for many genetic conditions. Visit the website for the latest information on upcoming virtual seminars.