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 In Honor of Herbert L. Fred, MD, MACP


The Friends of The TMC Library are thrilled to host an event to honor Herbert L. Fred, MD, MACP, a legendary medical educator who has devoted more than 60 years to training generations of  physicians. A graduate of Rice University and Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, he has spent his career at the TMC, serving on the faculty of Baylor School of Medicine and UTHealth School of Medicine. Dr. Fred has been a champion of the TMC Library, and a very active participant on the Friends Board for the past 7 years.

Our keynote speaker will be David W. Leebron, President, Rice University.

The event will take place on Friday, September 18, 2015 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm in the lobby of the UTHealth Brown Foundation Institute for Molecular Medicine, 1825 Pressler.

Food, wine, a silent auction and camaraderie will fill the evening.

Individual tickets range from $250 (includes a one-year membership to the Friends), $100 event only, and $50 for students. All proceeds will go to benefit the Herbert L. Fred, MD, MACP, Fund for Staff Development at the TMC Library. Tickets can be purchased online at:

Please check back for more information or contact Sarah Keith at 713.799.7108 or