Mission magazine banner
Dr. Leonard Paul
Dr. Leonard Paul (front row, third from left) stands next to the portrait of himself that will hang in the Leonard G. Paul Family Health Center.

Endowment, health center
named for Paul


August 2003

A crowd of more than 200 celebrated the establishment of the Leonard G. Paul, M.D., Distinguished Professorship Endowment Fund at the Health Science Center. The university unveiled an enlarged, framed color photograph of Dr. Paul during a ceremony in his honor.

The photo will hang in the patient waiting room of the newly named Leonard G. Paul Family Health Center. The center is at the University Physicians Group Diagnostic Pavilion.

Several of Dr. Paulís family members and former students were on hand for the special announcements, including Eduardo Sanchez, M.D., M.P.H., the Texas commissioner of health.

Dr. Sanchez referred to Dr. Paul as a remarkable mentor and a hero. "His ability to be a big-picture person as a department leader and a small-picture person working one on one with patients makes him a great role model," Dr. Sanchez said.

Dr. Paul is chairman emeritus of the department of family and community medicine. He served as professor and chairman of family and community medicine from 1982 to 1994 and was professor and chairman emeritus for almost 10 years.

To contribute to the fund honoring this outstanding physician, send checks to the Leonard G. Paul, M.D., Distinguished Professorship Endowment Fund, UTHSCSA, Mail Code 7739, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, Texas 78229-3900.

Share:

More stories:

Read current stories



Home

Subscribe

Previous Issues

Current Issue (PDF)

Flipbook

Email us

HSC News

Make a Gift

University Home

UT Health Science Center
7703 Floyd Curl Dr.
San Antonio, Texas
78229-3900

© 2002 - 2014 UTHSCSA
Office of Communications
All rights reserved.

Links provided from UTHSCSA pages to other websites do not constitute or imply an endorsement of those sites, their content, or products and services associated with those sites.

Updated 12/11/14