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In the UTHealth Newsroom

UTHealth and Steadman Philippon Research Institute partner to improve the care of musculoskeletal conditions

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute (SPRI) in Vail, Colo., have signed a collaboration agreement to advance the care of musculoskeletal conditions.

 

UTHealth School of Biomedical Informatics to connect records for medical providers in UT System

The School of Biomedical Informatics at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is connecting the records of the medical providers in the UT System.

 

Governor appoints UTHealth School of Nursing student to higher education board

Gov. Greg Abbott has appointed Haley Rader DeLaGarza, B.S.N., R.N., a nurse anesthesia doctoral student at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), as the student representative to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB).

 

Reveille, Taegtmeyer, Caughy win President’s Scholar Awards

John D. Reveille, M.D., Heinrich Taegtmeyer, M.D., D.Phil., and Margaret O’Brien Caughy, Sc.D., recently received the UTHealth President’s Scholar Awards for Research and Teaching.

 

Tejano singer graduates from UTHealth School of Dentistry

For Hugo Garcia, D.D.S., the journey to the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Dentistry was far from typical.

 

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In the Media

UT study: E-Cigarette marketing appealing to youths

KXAN-TV in Austin, 05/26/2016

Dale Mantey, M.P.A., and Maria Cooper, Ph.D., visited the studios of KXAN-TV in Austin for a live interview about their new research on e-cigarette marketing and teen e-cigarette use.

 

Weighing the risks of attending the 2016 Rio Olympic Games

KPCC Radio in San Francisco, 05/25/2016

Kristina Mena, Ph.D., was featured in a roundtable interview on KPCC Radio in San Francisco about possible health risks associated with attending the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

 

Children get painful arthritis too, it's called juvenille idiopathic arthritis

FOX 26 News, 05/25/2016

FOX 26 News aired a story about juvenile arthritis featuring interviews with Ankur Kamdar, M.D., and patient Quinn Gabino.

 

Patient can't always access complete medical records, doctors say

Reuters, 05/23/2016

A Reuters news service article about the ability of patients to access their own e-health records included Dean Sittig, Ph.D.

 

Big gainers

Houston Chronicle, 05/22/2016

Deepa Iyengar, M.D., M.P.H., was quoted in a Houston Chronicle editorial about a recent study on weight loss and metabolism.

 

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