UT Southwestern Medical Center Located in Dallas, Texas. UT Southwestern is a leading academic medical center—world-renowned for its research, regarded among the best in the country for medical education and for clinical and scientific training, and nationally recognized for the quality of clinical care that its faculty provides to patients at UT Southwestern University Hospitals and clinics and affiliated institutions. With six Nobel Laureates and 25 members of the National Academy of Sciences currently on faculty, UT Southwestern is among the top biomedical research institutions in the nation and consistently ranks the No. 1 academic medical center in the world for publishing high-quality scientific research, according to Nature Index.
Our institution has over 18,880 full-time faculty and staff and provide training to nearly 3,705 medical, graduate and allied health students, as well as residents and postdoctoral scholars each year. Ongoing support from federal agencies, private foundations, individuals, and corporations provides more than $489 million per year to fund over 5,800 research projects.
UT Southwestern physicians provide medical care in about 80 specialties to m...ore than 105,000 hospitalized patients, nearly 370,000 emergency room cases, and oversee approximately 3 million outpatient visits a year.
The Department of Radiation Oncology is part of the NCI-designated Harold C. Simmons Cancer Center, which offers exceptional opportunities for translation of laboratory science into clinical trials and provides an integrated program of medical, radiation, and surgical oncology. Our faculty of more than 70 are experts in the field leading the development and clinical implementation of innovative treatment strategies in radiation oncology. With more than 130,000 square feet of clinical space with some of the most advanced radiotherapy tools available.