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2022


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Past Events

2022


Multiple sclerosis & neuroimmunology care team at the MS Walk 2022 at Mueller Lake Park.

Multiple Sclerosis Walk
Saturday, April 9, 2022

Walk MS brings together passionate people from communities across the country to change the world for people affected by multiple sclerosis. Members of UT Health Austin’s Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology Center are uniting to end MS forever by participating in the walk and raising funds to change the world for everyone affected by MS. Pictured are Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology Center physicians, staff, and researchers who supported the walk.

Musculoskeletal Sports and Injury clinic care team pose next to a giant golf ball and tee at the Dell Technologies Match Play with the Pennybacker Bridge in the background.

2022 WCG-Dell Technologies Match Play
March 23-27, 2022

UT Health Austin’s Sports and Injury Clinic proudly served as the 2022 On-Site First Aid Provider of the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play. Pictured are members of the Sports and Injury Clinic care team who provided medical tent support and services throughout the event.

Drs. Ivatury and Agrawal from Digestive Health stand outside under a pop-up tent with their loved ones before the start of the Get Your Rear in Gear 5k.

Get Your Rear in Gear - 5K
Saturday, February 26, 2022

Get Your Rear in Gear is the signature event of the Colon Cancer Coalition. It is the largest colon cancer-focused event series in the United States. This event raises awareness for colon cancer, taking care of your body, and making healthy choices. Pictured are members of the Digestive Health care team, S. Joga Ivatury, MD, MHA (center) and Deepak Agrawal, MD, MPH (right), and their families.

2021


A mammography technician stands next to an Asian woman in a patient gown to prepare her for a mammogram.

UT Health Austin “Love Yourself” Mammo Mixer
October 26-28, 2021
November 1, 2021

Annual screening mammograms save lives! Screening mammograms can detect cancer at early stages, oftentimes before a lump can be felt. When you get screened for breast cancer regularly, you increase your chance of surviving a breast cancer diagnosis by 30%. UT Health Austin’s Imaging Center offers the latest in 3D mammography technology for clearer images and more accurate results. Patients took 20 minutes out of their day to show themselves some love by getting a screening mammogram during UT Health Austin’s “Love Yourself” Mammo Mixer. Patients with orders for bone densitometry were also able to schedule their bone density screenings during this time. All participants received a giveaway item courtesy of UT Health Austin. It’s never too late to schedule your screening mammogram. You can do so by calling 1-833-UT-CARES (1-833-882-2737).

4 members of the UT Health Austin Musculoskeletal Sports & Injury Clinic team man the medical tent at the Susan G. Komen More Than Pink Walk 2021.

Austin MORE THAN PINK Walk
Sunday, October 24, 2021

UT Health Austin and a million others across the nation came together to raise funds to provide more effective treatments for those living with metastatic breast cancer by participating in Susan G. Komen’s Austin More Than Pink Walk. Participants were able to join in person for a family-friendly (including children and pets) walk in downtown Austin. Pictures are members of UT Health Austin’s Musculoskeletal Institute who provided medical tent services at the event.

Grace Jennings, a heart transplant recipient at the Texas Center for Pediatrics and Congenital Heart Disease, stands at the UT health Austin booth with her mother at the Austin Heart Walk 2021.

Austin Heart and Stroke Walk (Virtual and In-Person)
Saturday, October 16, 2021

UT Health Austin and Dell Children’s Texas Center for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease as well as a million other Heart Walk Heroes from across the nation came together to raise funds for lifesaving science by participating in the American Heart Association’s Austin Heart & Stroke Walk. Participants were able to join virtually using the Heart Walk app for Apple or the Heart Walk app for Android and in person for a family-friendly (including children and pets) walk in downtown Austin. Pictured is Grace Jennings (left), former patient of Charles Fraser, Jr., MD, and her mother, Jamie Jennings (right).

Livestrong Challenge (Virtual Challenge)
October 11-17, 2021

Participants of the virtual Livestrong Challenge came together to engage in physical activity in the form of biking, running, dancing, and more. Proceeds from the challenge will be used to support innovative cancer care and research, including the work of the Dell Medical School’s own Livestrong Cancer Institutes.

Members of the Comprehensive Memory Center clinic, their family and friends, gather under the UT Health Austin tent for a team photo at the Alzheimer's Austin Walk 2021.

Walk to End Alzheimer’s
Saturday, September 25, 2021

UT Health Austin’s Comprehensive Memory Center joined more than 600 communities nationwide in raising awareness and funds for research to find a cure for Alzheimer’s Disease by participating in the Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s. Pictured is the Comprehensive Memory Center team and their family and friends participating in the 2021 walk at the Austin Q2 Stadium.

The logo of the Walk to Cure Arthritis.

Walk, or Watch, to Cure Arthritis (Virtual Walk and In-Person Drive-In)
Saturday, June 12, 2021

The Arthritis Foundation’s Walk to Cure Arthritis is the largest arthritis-focused gathering in the world. This year’s Walk to Cure Arthritis included a virtual Walk to Cure Arthritis and an in-person component: a family-friendly drive-in movie night! Participants remained safely in their cars as they drove through and visited sponsor tables before watching a special slideshow highlighting sponsors, honorees, volunteers, and top teams. Everyone was then invited to stay and enjoy a family-friendly movie at Stars & Stripes Drive-in Theatre! Virtual events were hosted through Facebook LIVE, shared posts, and videos on all local community, state, and national Arthritis Foundation Facebook pages.

UT Health Austin tent and table set up on the Camp Mabry grounds for the Colon Cancer Alliance Get Your Rear in Gear 5K.

Get Your Rear in Gear 5K (Virtual and In-Person)
Saturday, May 22, 2021

Get Your Rear in Gear is the signature event of the Colon Cancer Coalition. It is the largest colon cancer-focused event series in the United States. This event raises awareness for colon cancer, taking care of your body, and making healthy choices. Pictured is UT Health Austin’s Marketing Team cheering on participants on behalf of the Digestive Health team.

2020


Austin Heart and Stroke Walk (Virtual Walk)
Saturday, October 24, 2020

UT Health Austin and Dell Children’s Texas Center for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease as well as a million other Heart Walk Heroes from across the nation raised funds for lifesaving science by participating in the American Heart Association’s Austin Heart & Stroke Walk.

Livestrong Challenge (Virtual Challenge)
October 12-18, 2020

Participants of the virtual Livestrong Challenge engaged in physical activity in the form of biking, running, dancing, and more. Proceeds from the challenge were used to support innovative cancer care and research, including the work of the Dell Medical School’s own Livestrong Cancer Institutes.

Austin MORE THAN PINK Walk (Virtual Walk)
Sunday, September 27, 2020

UT Health Austin and a million others across the nation raised funds to provide more effective treatments for those living with metastatic breast cancer by participating in Susan G. Komen’s Austin Virtual More Than Pink Walk. Participants attended a drive-thru ceremony to pick up their t-shirts and help celebrate survivors during the socially distanced Car Parade of Hope. Members of UT Health Austin’s Marketing Team coordinated a surprise visit from The University of Texas at Austin’s beloved mascot, Hook ‘Em, and handed out hand sanitizer, brandanas, and more to those participating in the walk.

Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s (Virtual Walk)
Saturday, September 26, 2020

UT Health Austin’s Comprehensive Memory Center raised awareness and funds for research to find a cure for Alzheimer’s Disease by participating in the Alzheimer’s Association’s Virtual Walk to End Alzheimer’s. Pictured is Holly Cross, MSN, RN, (left) participating in the 2020 walk.

Coping and Mindfulness
Tuesday, September 22, 2020

UT Health Austin social worker, Cynthia Corral, LCSW, shared multiple ways to cope while living with a chronic illness through a variety of mindfulness skills. This seminar was hosted by the Arthritis Foundation.

The logo of the Walk to Cure Arthritis.

Walk to Cure Arthritis (Virtual Walk)
Saturday, May 30, 2020

The Arthritis Foundation’s Walk to Cure Arthritis is the largest arthritis-focused gathering in the world. To adhere to social distancing, participants were invited to walk on their own followed by a Facebook LIVE celebration involving conversations and stories about why we’re all so passionate about conquering this life-altering disease. Virtual events were hosted through Facebook LIVE, shared posts, and videos on all local community, state, and national Arthritis Foundation Facebook pages.

Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day (Virtual Event)
Saturday, May 2, 2020

The annual Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day is a free family-friendly rally and festival that provides information about community services while empowering children and families to rise above mental health stigma.

Longhorn Run 5K and 10K: 10th Anniversary (Virtual Race)
Saturday, April 18, 2020

The Longhorn Run is a 5K and 10K race produced by the combined efforts of The University of Texas at Austin Student Government and Recreational Sports. The race has become an annual event that thousands of students, faculty, staff, alumni, family members, and the Austin community place on their calendar yearly, and this year we celebrated 10 years of Longhorn Run.

Get Your Rear in Gear 5K
Saturday, February 29, 2020

Get Your Rear in Gear is the signature event of the Colon Cancer Coalition. It is the largest colon cancer-focused event series in the United States. This event raises awareness for colon cancer, taking care of your body, and making healthy choices. Pictured is the Digestive Health team and their families and friends participating in the 2020 run.

2019


Myeloma Crowd Round Table
Saturday, November 16, 2019

The Myeloma Crowd Round Tables are day-long patient education meetings featuring world class experts to assist patients and caregivers to make decisions about their treatment and care. The presentations make the most difficult issues in myeloma research and treatment (e.g., high-risk, relapsed, and refractory disease) understandable for patients and caregivers to help them make informed treatment decisions. UT Health Austin hematologic oncologist William Matsui, MD, in the LIVESTRONG Cancer Institutes, presented at this event.

Live Your Yes with RA!
Saturday, October 26, 2019

Being diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a life-changing experience. At this free event, UT Health Austin rheumatologist Samantha Shapiro, MD, shared expert guidance on learning to set and track your own health goals, communicate more effectively with your doctor, and other tips on how to live better with your RA. Participants left armed with the tools, education, and support to start saying Yes more than No!

Lunch and Learn Series: Pediatric Neuroscience Forum for Parents and Caregivers
Thursday, November 14, 2019

This chef-prepared luncheon included presentations from UT Health Austin pediatric neurologist Steve Roach, MD, epileptologist Karen L. Skjei, MD, and pediatric neurologist William Qubty, MD, discussing the expansion of UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children’s Medical Center. A panel discussion was followed by a question and answer session with these nationally recognized neuroscience experts covering the medical and surgical treatment of pediatric epilepsy and seizure disorders and their interdisciplinary approach for treatment of headaches in adolescents and children.

Austin Heart and Stroke Walk
Saturday, October 19, 2019

UT Health Austin and Dell Children’s Texas Center for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease joined a million Heart Walk Heroes from across the nation, raising funds for lifesaving science by participating in the American Heart Association’s Austin Heart & Stroke Walk.

Livestrong Challenge
Sunday, October 20, 2019

Participants of the Livestrong Challenge completed 20-, 45-, 65-, and 100-mile bike routes through the Texas Hill Country to raise money for the revolutionary Livestrong Cancer Institutes. Pictured is UT Health Austin’s Musculoskeletal Institute team, who provided a medical tent and services for this event.

Walk to Cure Arthritis
Saturday, April 13, 2019

The Arthritis Foundation’s Walk to Cure Arthritis is the largest arthritis-focused gathering in the world. UT Health Austin provided a medical tent and services for this event. Pictured is UT Health Austin’s Musculoskeletal Institute team and their family and friends participating in the 2019 walk.

A promotional graphic for the Alzheimer's Association's Caregiver Conference, March 28, 2019.

3rd Annual Caregiver’s Conference
Thursday, March 28, 2019

This free annual event was created to ease the challenges of caring for family members in need by providing unpaid caregivers with relevant information and vital resources. UT Health Austin neurologist John Bertelson, MD, (keynote speaker) and social worker Anna Finger, LMSW, presented at this event on behalf of the Comprehensive Memory Center.

2018


A group of women and several children are gathered together in a park.

Walk to End Alzheimer’s
Saturday, October 13, 2018 (Austin)
Saturday, September 15, 2018 (Round Rock)

Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support, and research. Pictured is UT Health Austin’s Comprehensive Memory Center team (who raised over $1,900 for the Alzheimer’s Association) and their family and friends participating in the 2018 walk.a

A group of women gather around a dinner table in a restaurant, smiling at the camera.

Austin Woman 16th Anniversary Luncheon
October 26, 2018

Austin Woman magazine celebrated another year of empowering women in Austin. Readers, followers, and supporters were invited for a day full of fun, giveaways, networking, and girl power! Pictured is UT Health Austin staff, who participated in workshops and panels.

Livestrong Honor 5K and 10K
Sunday, September 23, 2018

The Livestrong Honor 5K and 10K pays tribute to those who are currently in battling cancer, celebrates cancer survivors, and honors those we have lost to this terrible disease. Participants proudly display the names and share the stories of the cancer warriors in their lives. Pictured is UT Health Austin’s Musculoskeletal Institute team, who provided a medical tent and services for this event.

Brightly colored balloons decorate a cafeteria full of people eating a meal.

Your Health, Your Medical School Community
Saturday, July 21, 2018

The Dell Medical School hosted a free community event at Rodriguez Elementary to share information about services and specialties offered at UT Health Austin. This event included Zumba classes, face painting, organ discussion, balloon art, and more fun for the whole family. UT Health Austin health experts spoke on a variety of topics, including pediatrics, women’s health, cancer, and more!

A group of about 15 people gathered together outside, smiling at the camera.

Walk to Cure Arthritis
Saturday, June 2, 2018

The Arthritis Foundation’s Walk to Cure Arthritis is the largest arthritis-focused gathering in the world. UT Health Austin provided a medical tent and services for this event. Pictured is UT Health Austin’s Musculoskeletal Institute team (who raised $3,960 for the Arthritis Foundation) and their family and friends participating in the 2018 walk.

A group of seven women in a range of ages are gathered together, smiling at the camera, standing in front of a UT Health Austin banner.

Austin Woman: Woman’s Way Business Awards
Thursday, May 17, 2018

The Austin Woman magazine’s Woman’s Way Business Awards are Austin’s only business awards for woman-owned and woman-led businesses. Awards are presented in 10 categories, span numerous industries, and are chosen by a selection committee of successful, local female business owners and community leaders. UT Health Austin obstetrician-gynecologist Christina Salazar, MD, in Women’s Health presented the Health and Wellness Award to SpiBelt.