Schreiner University’s Harry Crate Lecture Series Presents
Dr. Stephen Daugherty, From the Oil Field to the OR

Harry Crate Daugherty

Kerrville, TX – Schreiner University’s Harry Crate Lecture Series is delighted to welcome Schreiner alum, Dr. Stephen Daugherty. This event is free and open to the public on Apr 4 at 6:30 p.m. in the Moody Science Building room 106.

Schreiner alum Dr. Stephen Daugherty, DPM, is a foot and ankle surgeon with Abilene based Hendrick Health, where he was recruited to start a podiatry division for the growing Central Texas hospital system. Prior to joining Hendrick, Dr. Daugherty lived in Kerrville, where he worked for the South Texas Veteran Health Care System, providing podiatric care to veterans at the Kerrville VA Medical Center.

He received his Doctoral Degree in Podiatric Medicine from Dr. William M. Scholl College

of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University, in North Chicago, Illinois, in 2017, and he completed a rigorous three-year surgical residency with reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery training at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in Chicago, IL, in 2020. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Biochemistry from Schreiner University in 2010.

Medicine is a second career. Prior to going to medical school Dr. Daugherty spent many years as a horse trainer and competitive rider, in addition to other pursuits as varied as stents in the West Texas oil field and seasons as an outdoor hunting and fishing guide in Colorado and Texas wilderness areas.

The Harry Crate Lecture Series is named in memory of Harry Crate, a former Schreiner University Math and Engineering Professor, who was known for his love of discussing science and technology with students and faculty.

For more information, please contact Dr. Kiley Miller, Professor of Chemistry at Schreiner University, at

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