Dr. Cauthen specializes in cardiovascular disease in his medical and academic positions with the University of Texas Dell Medical School
AUSTIN, June 17, 2020, Dr. Clay Cauthen has been included in Marquis Who’s Who. As in all Marquis Who’s Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
As a child, Dr. Cauthen decided that he wanted to pursue a career in medicine and teach as well. He currently excels as an advanced heart failure and transplant cardiologist with the University of Texas Dell Medical School, for which he also works as the program director of the cardiovascular medicine fellowship and lectures medical students. Additionally, he served in the CICU at Ascension Seton Medical Center in Austin. Over the years, Dr. Cauthen has gained valuable expertise with the University of Texas as the assistant director and program director in the department of medicine.
An expert in his field, Dr. Cauthen earned a Bachelor of Arts in biology from the University of North Carolina and a Doctor of Medicine, specializing in cellular biology from San Francisco State University. Moreover, he obtained certifications in cardiovascular disease and advanced heart failure transplant cardiology through the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Cauthen remains aware of changes in the field through his alignment with the Travis County Medical Society, the American Heart Association, the American College of Cardiology and the Heart Failure Society of America.
In recognition of his professional expertise, Dr. Cauthen accepted a Hand scholarship from the University of Tennessee in 2004 and a Gann scholarship from San Francisco State University. Throughout his career, he was also presented with a Resident and Fellow Excellence in Teaching Award as well as a fellowship from the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. He was further active as a guest editor for the Manual of Cardiovascular Medicine in 2013. Looking toward the future, Dr. Cauthen intends to build a world-class medical facility in central Texas.