UTRGV Selects New Dean

Dr. John Krouse will begin his new role as vice president for Medical Affairs and dean of the School of Medicine July 1.

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AUSTIN—University of Texas institutions are harnessing both technology and their collective reach to deliver higher quality health care more efficiently.

UNITED NATIONS— Julie Goonewardene, a veteran entrepreneur who supports The University of Texas institutions in innovation and commercialization efforts, brought the UT story and spirit of enterprise and entrepreneurship to representatives from around the world last week as a featured speaker at the UN’s Small Business Knowledge Summit.

AUSTIN—Long hours and a high-stress environment coupled with mounting administrative work and bureaucracy has at least half of physicians across the nation feeling overworked and emotionally exhausted, a dynamic that – given the shortage of doctors – has become a public health care crisis, according to American Medical Association.

AUSTIN— The University of Texas System is shrinking the size of its administrative headquarters staff, improving alignment and restructuring priorities to better serve UT’s 14 academic and health institutions.

Through a multi-pronged approach over the past six months, the UT System Administration has eliminated 115 full-time-equivalent employee (FTE) positions.