Celebration of Life – Dr. James H. “Red” Duke

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of renowned surgeon James H. “Red” Duke, Jr., a true Texas legend and educator whose innovative approach to trauma medicine saved countless lives. Help us honor his memory and celebrate his life by sharing your #DrRedDuke stories and comments below.

TIRR Memorial Hermann Recognizes International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Over one billion people live with some form of disability – that’s 15% of the world’s population.  Since 1992, United Nations Enable has observed December 3 as the International Day of Persons with Disabilities in order to promote an understanding of disability issues and mobilize support for the dignity, rights, and wellbeing of persons with disabilities. [Continue Reading]

Demonstration Shows High Schoolers the Dangers of Distracted Driving

An estimated 32% of fatal car crashes involve an intoxicated driver or pedestrian, according to the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc, but sometimes numbers and statistics don’t accurately convey the harsh reality.  One must witness the events first hand to truly understand the grave outcomes of drinking and driving.  That’s the goal [Continue Reading]