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New UTHealth Trauma and Grief Center for Youth Opens

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Children who are having difficulty processing trauma or loss can now turn to the Trauma and Grief Center for Youth at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).
10-Dec-2014 10:00 AM EST

New Pediatric Bipolar Inpatient Unit Opens at the UT Harris County Psychiatric Center

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To assist children and families struggling with pediatric bipolar disorder, the Pediatric Bipolar Inpatient Unit opened today at The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center.
9-Dec-2014 10:00 AM EST

UTHealth Awarded $7.3 Million for Health Information Technology Research

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The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Biomedical Informatics has been awarded grants totaling $7.3 million to enhance health care and biomedical discovery through the use of health information techno
8-Dec-2014 4:00 PM EST

Young Puerto Rican Women and Their Mothers Know Little About HPV, Cervical Cancer

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Young Puerto Rican women and their mothers know little about the human papillomavirus (HPV) and cervical cancer, according to researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health.
5-Dec-2014 4:00 PM EST

UT Grad Student Veronica Garcia Awarded Microbiology Fellowship

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Veronica Garcia, a student at The University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at Houston, has been awarded a Robert D. Watkins Graduate Research Fellowship from the American Society for Microbiology.
20-Nov-2014 5:00 PM EST

UTHealth Researchers to Study Probiotic’s Effect on Deadly Pre-Term Infant Condition

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Researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) have received a $1.6 million grant for a preclinical study investigating whether a probiotic might be helpful in preventing a life-threatening condition in pre-term...
18-Nov-2014 4:00 PM EST

UTHealth Smoking Study: Financial Incentives Double Quit Rates

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Offering small financial incentives doubles smoking cessation rates among socioeconomically disadvantaged smokers, according to research from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).
13-Nov-2014 3:00 PM EST

Bruce Kone, M.D., Heads Grant Review Section for NIH

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Bruce Kone, M.D., professor in the Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), has been named chairman of a Scientific Review Group (SRG) that evaluates training grant and...
11-Nov-2014 12:00 PM EST

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