In the UTHealth Newsroom
To help doctors address the obesity epidemic, McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) now offers a fellowship in obesity medicine.
Fifteen percent of sixth-grade students reported they had perpetrated at least one form of abuse toward a dating partner through technology, according to a new study from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health.
A unique day treatment program for children and adolescents with medical issues complicated by emotional and behavioral challenges opened today at UT Physicians in the Texas Medical Center. The UT Physicians PATH program team is comprised of faculty and staff at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).
A partnership that added health navigation services to 2-1-1 call centers helped a significant number of underserved Texans receive cancer control or prevention measures such as Pap tests and smoking cessation help, according to research from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) welcomed six new members to its Development Board during its annual fall board meeting on Oct. 5 at The Houstonian. The new development board members include Brett W. Hogan, Bradley T. Jones, Lawrence J. Pope, Timothy T. Samson, Karl S. Stern and Dancie P. Ware.
In the MediaUnivision Houston Channel 45, 10/15/2016
Jose Arias Berrios, M.D., did a live interview at Univision Houston Channel 45 on the diagnosis and treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome.
Houston Chronicle, 10/15/2016
John Higgins, M.D., was quoted in a story in the San Antonio Express-News on efforts to screen athletes for cardiac issues.
Washington Post, 10/14/2016
Tamika Cross, M.D., was the subject of several stories, including this Washington Post article, about her attempt to assist a passenger on an airline flight.
The New York Times, 10/14/2016
Tamika Cross, M.D.,was included in a New York Times story about Cross' attempt to assist a passenger who was in distress on an airline flight.
Univision Houston Channel 45, 10/13/2016
In observance of World Thrombosis Day, Univision Houston Channel 45 ran a feature story on the condition featuring interviews with Miguel Escobar, M.D., and a patient.