The section is ranked #17 nationally by U.S. News and World Report for best global universities for the cardiac and cardiovascular systems.
The section received the Common Spirit Physician Enterprise Vision Award for Academic Excellence Award for the precision medicine cardio-genomics Heart Care pilot program.
Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
The section is home to a new national Center for the Study of Atypical Diabetes, which will conduct RADIANT (Rare and Atypical Diabetes Network) research at 15 sites around the United States.
Epidemiology and Population Sciences
The community is our patient, and our studies address both personal and public health, informing physicians at the point of care and policymakers.
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
The section is the clinical home for the Texas Medical Center Digestive Disease Center, one of 17 federally funded centers focusing on research in GI diseases.
General Internal Medicine
The section has been recognized by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement as an Age-Friendly Health System.
Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
The section has one of the largest ACGME-accredited geriatrics fellowship programs in the country, committed to training outstanding geriatricians through diverse clinical experiences and academic evidence.
Health Services Research
The section is home to the largest Health Services Research Center in the Southwest United States
Hematology and Oncology
The section investigates the basis of hematologic and oncologic disorders and explores these areas through translational studies.
Immunology, Allergy, and Rheumatology
The section is committed to providing the highest level of care for our patients with immunologic, allergic, and a multitude of autoimmune diseases by offering evidence-based therapeutics and potential novel therapeutics based on disease mechanisms.
The section’s T32 Research Training in Infection and Immunity program offers three slots for fellows interested in advanced training in research.
The section is internationally renowned and has well-funded research programs in basic, translational, and clinical science as it relates to the mechanisms, prevention, and treatment of acute and chronic kidney diseases.
Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine
The section is known for being one of the first in the country to provide long-term care for COVID-19 patients with our Post-COVID-19 and Clinic at Home programs.
The section provides comprehensive healthcare to adolescents and adults with intellectual disabilities as they move from pediatric to adult care.