The halls at Baylor College of Medicine are typically quiet in the evenings, with students and professors on their way out after long hours of studying and instructing. On Feb. 22, students from DeBakey High School for Health Professions disrupted that silence as they toured Baylor for the first open house event since 2019.
There are multiple initiatives at Baylor College of Medicine aimed at helping employees, faculty trainees and students lead healthier lives, and many fall under the umbrella of BCM Well-Being, Baylor’s centralized internal function for primary well-being initiatives.
In Texas alone, there are 1.6 million veterans.
National Allied Health Professions Week is being celebrated Nov. 7 – 13, 2022. Allied health professionals are an important part of the healthcare team at Baylor and its affiliates during typical times and health emergencies, such as the COVID-19 pandemic.
Graci Finco’s interest in the field of orthotics and prosthetics started when she was a senior at the University of North Texas. The biology major shadowed physical therapists and scientists while working in a research lab to help her decide what to pursue with her degree.