From natural disasters to public health emergencies and other crisis situations, the importance of being prepared for an emergency situation cannot be underestimated. Preparing and protecting your family, home and business can be a life-saving and cost-saving decision. Faculty members at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) are available to draw on their expertise in emergency preparedness, public health and a host of other disaster preparedness-related issues.
UTHealth receives $1.3 million biosafety and infectious disease training grant
A multi-institutional collaboration, including The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health, has been awarded a $1.3 million training grant from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) to fund the Biosafety and Infectious Disease Training Initiative.Continue reading »
McGovern Medical School has four CPR heroes
Doctors with John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Medical School at UTHealth performed two separate CPR rescues in just four days.Continue reading »
UTHealth students to participate in nationwide radiation data quality drill
Students at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health will be participating in a nationwide test of a new web-based system for radiation data collection called RadResponder.Continue reading »