Photo of UTHealth faculty member Kurt Kasper, PhD Photo of teen reading in a waiting room Photo of Stephen Linder, Ph.D. with TMC skyline behind UTHealth students in front of a window Photo of woman's hand on a child's back Scratchboard image of Angela Ross, D.N.P., M.P.H.

School of Dentistry's new 3-D printer beckons researchers

What can be done with an affordable 3-D printer that builds with the precision of a CT scan or MRI? Researchers at UTHealth School of Dentistry at Houston have plenty of ideas, and now, thanks to a gift from The Orthodontic Foundation, they can experiment with a 3-D printer of their own.

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UT Physicians teen clinic expanding in southwest Houston

UT Physicians, the medical practice of McGovern Medical School at UTHealth, is expanding its pediatric teen clinic in order to accommodate the growing number of teen patients seeking care.

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UTHealth researcher identifies Houston’s vulnerability to diabetes

A multidisciplinary, international team of investigators, led by Stephen Linder, Ph.D., director of the Institute for Health Policy at UTHealth School of Public Health, has identified different types of vulnerability to diabetes that exist across communities, as well as the social and cultural factors that reinforce them.

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HNEF scholarships will help seven UTHealth students pursue nursing careers

Seven of 32 academic scholarships awarded by the Healthcare and Nursing Education Foundation (HNEF) for 2016 are going to UTHealth School of Nursing students.

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Community Health Workers 'promotoras' quietly improving health

On any given day at a number of churches, parks and community centers around Brownsville and Cameron County, you can find groups of men and women gathered to exercise and learn how to improve their health through a UTHealth program called Tu Salud ¡Si Cuenta! (Your Health Matters!).

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Many Faces of UTHealth: Ross uses data to streamline health care delivery

For her capstone project in graduate school, Angela Ross, D.N.P., M.P.H., was tasked with redesigning the pain management process in a large, outpatient clinic. This is one of many examples of Ross using data to address a health challenge.

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