Claire Nguyen, a patient at Baylor’s Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center, signed up for the 39-mile, two-day Houston Avon Walk because she wanted to help other breast cancer patients receive life-saving care and treatment. But the walk ended up being even more significant for Nguyen – it occurred the weekend before her last round of chemotherapy.
It was announced in January that Dr. Hardeep Singh was one of the recipients of the prestigious Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers. He has now traveled to Washington, D.C. for the award presentation and a meeting with President Obama at the White House, an experience he described as humbling and inspirational.
Dr. Alicia D. H. Monroe joined the Baylor College of Medicine family in February of this year as the senior dean of education and senior vice president of academic affairs and faculty development.
A select group of Baylor faculty members were recognized for their leadership and commitment to education at the annual Education Awards Ceremony, held April 30 in Cullen Auditorium with a reception following in Rayzor Lounge.