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Ewing Halsell Distinguished Lecture

The Ewing Halsell Distinguished Lecture Series is supported by an endowment from the Ewing Halsell Foundation with the goal of bringing internationally prominent speakers in the arts and sciences to the San Antonio community.


Past Lectures

November 2, 2017

Gail Saltz, MD
The Power of Different


Richard Kogan, MD
Music & Medicine: Chopin and Resilience

March 23, 2017

Lucy Kalanithi, MD
When Breath Becomes Air

March 17, 2016
God’s Hotel: A Doctor, a Hospital, and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine

January 13, 2015 

Eric Green, MD, PhD
Human Genomics: A Quarter Century of Progress


October 11, 2012

Abraham Verghese, MD
The Pen and the Stethoscope

September 14, 2010

Richard Kogan, MD
Music & Mood Disorders: Tchaikovsky

Ewing Halsell 2010

September 15, 2009

Richard Kogan, MD
Music & Medicine: George Gershwin

Ewing Halsell 2009

November 3, 2008

Lynn Eckhert, MD, DrPH, and Linda Gray Kelley
Changing the Face of Medicine

Linda Gray Kelley

September 5, 2007

Allan Gurganus, MFA
Readings and Reflections


Allan Gurganus

October 19, 2005

William S. Merwin and Carolee Campbell
A Dialogue and Reading

William S. Merwin