Perspective

  • Health Care / Holy Care

    Health Care / Holy Care

    Chaplain Brian Gowan strolls the halls of the Labor and Delivery Department at Houston Methodist Hospital regularly, offering spiritual support for patients and their families. But on this day in January, he was shadowed by Perkins student Charles Kitua as he performed his rounds. Gowan comforted a woman who tearfully shared she was worried about […]


  • Office of Enrollment Management Update: February 2023

    Office of Enrollment Management Update: February 2023

    Welcome New Students! We are pleased to welcome 15 new students to the Perkins Dallas and Houston-Galveston programs this spring. Students represent the following UMC conferences: Texas, North Texas, Oklahoma, and Peninsula-Delaware. Still others have connections to the Baptist, Pentecostal, and non-denominational religious communities.Our students tell us that a number of reasons led them to […]


  • Pursuit of Life

    Renowned physician Dr. Kathryn Kirkland, will speak in Dallas on February 28 as part of “Pursuit of Life: How Literature Enhances Healthcare,” an interdisciplinary event exploring the intersection of healthcare and the humanities. The two-part program will begin at 8 a.m. at Baylor University Medical Center with Dr. Kirkland presenting “Reading Illness: Clinicians, Patients, and […]