Recent news has highlighted a potential affiliation agreement between the Seton Family of Hospitals and the University of Texas that would allow the Seton system to serve as the primary teaching hospitals for an Austin-based medical school. Where does this potential agreement stand? What are the advantages and disadvantages of a regional medical school in Central Texas, and how might it impact the healthcare safety net in this region?
|Dr. Sam Shomaker, Jim Walker, and Bruce Leander|
- Bruce Leander – Former President and General Manager, Ambion / Applied Biosystems
- Dr. Sam Shomaker – Professor and Dean, UTMB Austin Programs
- Moderated by Jim Walker – Executive Director, Central Texas Sustainability Indicators Project
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