To advance brain research at its 15 institutions, the University of Texas System recently awarded 45 seed grants and 10 of the grants went to scientists at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School.
Rice University and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health have introduced a Health Scholars Program that will allow Rice undergraduates in any discipline to earn a master's degree in public health one year after completing their undergraduate degrees.
James H. “Red” Duke, Jr., M.D., renowned surgeon, medical educator and Texas icon, passed away today surrounded by family and friends. He was age 86.
The molecular switches regulating human cell growth do a great job of replacing cells that die during the course of a lifetime. But when they misfire, life-threatening cancers can occur. Research led by scientists at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) has revealed a new electrical mechanism that can control these switches.
A space test conducted by researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School and NASA helps explain why some astronauts may have increased risk of infections following missions.
Paul Schulz, M.D., was quoted in a KODA Sunny 99.1 Radio story on research suggesting smartphones and other electronic devices may enhance cognition.
WOAI Radio in San Antonio, 09/01/2015
Jocelyn Szeto, M.D., addressed the dangers of distracted walking in this interview with Jim Forsyth of WOAI Radio in San Antonio.
TMC News, 08/31/2015
Elda Ramirez, Ph.D., R.N., was interviewed by TMC News about her experience working with thousands of Hurricane Katrina evacuues 10 years ago.
Asi se Vive Mejor, 08/31/2015
Gabriella Cardone, M.D., shared back-to-school tips with a Univision website, Asi se Vive Mejor.
Texas Tribune, 08/31/2015
Ryan Quock, D.D.S., was interviewed by a reporter for the Texas Tribune about fluoride and general oral health.