The TCU and UNT Health Science Center School of Medicine has named Dr. Danika Franks as its first assistant dean of students. In this role, she is responsible for maintaining the availability of support services for student physicians. Franks will also develop a career advising program that will grow with the students as they progress through their medical education. Franks most recently served as an emergency medicine physician at Texas Health Resources facilities. She provided care in a variety of environments, from small-town emergency departments to 151-bed hospitals. Dr. Stuart Flynn, founding dean of TCU and UNTHSC School of Medicine,… Full Story
The TCU and UNTHSC School of Medicine has named Dr. Grant Fowler as its first-ever academic chair for family medicine. He will start in October. Full Story
The University of North Texas System board of regents has named Lesa Roe as its new chancellor. Full Story
Medical City Fort Worth has named Damita J. Williams as its new chief nursing officer. Full Story
Medical City Fort Worth has named Dr. Terry Loftus as its chief medical officer. Full Story
Medical City McKinney has named Christie Gutierrez its new vice president of quality. She replaces John Summers, who was promoted to assistant chief nursing officer.
Lewisville-based Teladoc Inc., a telehealth company providing on-demand healthcare, has named David Schloss its first-ever chief human resources officer. Full Story
The Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council has added Medical City North Hills leader Xavier Villarreal to its board of trustees. Full Story
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center’s Dallas campus has named Dr. Steven Pass as its new regional dean. Full Story
Texas Health Aetna, a Texas Health Resources and Aetna partnership, has added two members to its executive leadership team. Douglas Sanders will serve as chief sales officer and Dr. Delanor Doyle will serve as chief medical officer.