CHI St. Luke’s Health–Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, are joining healthcare leaders from around the globe at the 2016 Arab Health Congress with a mission to exchange advancements in the ever-evolving world of medicine. Featured participants from Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine include:

Learn more about the 2016 Arab Health Congress at arabhealthonline.com.


Wayne Keathley

Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center President

Mr. Keathley will be participating in the Congress’ Leaders in Healthcare Conference, which will highlight the topic of Genomics, an exciting field in which Baylor St. Luke’s and Baylor College of Medicine are world leaders.

When: January 28, 2016, 12:50 p.m. 


O.H. Frazier, MD

Chief of Cardiopulmonary Transplantation, Program Director & Chief of the Center for Cardiac Support, Director of Cardiovascular Surgery Research at Texas Heart® Institute, and Chief of the Transplant Service at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center

Dr. Frazier, a world-renowned cardiovascular surgeon, will be presenting on the artificial heart at the Cardiovascular Disease and Intervention Conference. His pioneering work in the surgical treatment of severe heart failure has made Texas Heart Institute one of the top transplantation and mechanical circulatory support programs in the world.

When: January 28, 2016, 9:40 a.m. 


Steven Curley

Professor of Surgery and Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology at Baylor College of Medicine, and Oncology Service Line Chief at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center

Dr. Curley will be serving on a five-member delegation and presenting how electromagnetic fields are combined with targeted nanoparticles to produce the hypothermic killing of cancer cells. Presently, his research centers on the design, bench testing, and clinical study of novel noninvasive radiofrequency (RF) field treatment devices. Dr. Curley has developed two FDA-approved devices for invasive radiofrequency ablation needles to treat unresectable liver cancers.

When: January 27, 2016, 12:10 p.m.