Clinicians and researchers from across the campus of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) are discovering breakthroughs in diagnosing and treating neurobehavioral disorders. UTHealth is home to the UT Center of Excellence on Mood Disorders and the Center for Neurobehavioral Research on Addiction, which is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse, part of the National Institutes of Health.
The UTHealth Harris County Psychiatric Center delivers a comprehensive program of psychiatric and psychosocial services to more than 6,100 inpatient admissions and 14,000 outpatient visits annually. Read more about how UTHealth is making a difference.
UTHealth neuroscientists receive grants to develop early Alzheimer’s detection tests
Two assistant professors in the Department of Neurology at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth have been awarded research grants from the Alzheimer's Association.Continue reading »
UTHealth receives $1.55 million grant from The New York Life Foundation
The New York Life Foundation has awarded a three-year, $1.55 million grant to The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Trauma and Grief (TAG) Center for Youth to establish the GIFT (Grief-Informed Foundations of Treatment) network, a multi-site practice-research network that will refine, evaluate and validate assessment tools for grieving children to identify the appropriate support or intervention needed.Continue reading »
UTHealth hosts April 7 Geigerman Lecture on autism spectrum disorder
The role of anxiety in individuals with autism spectrum disorder will be among topics discussed at the Benjamin J. Geigerman Lecture 2016 hosted on April 7 by John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).Continue reading »
Related Stories and Helpful Information
- UT Center of Excellence on Mood Disorders, 713.486.2627
- The Center for Neurobehavioral Research on Addiction, 713.486.2635
- Harris County Psychiatric Center, 713.741.5000