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UTHealth’s Gerard Francisco, M.D., Elected to Prestigious National Academy of Medicine

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A research and clinical leader in physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R),Gerard Francisco, M.D., of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) and TIRR Memorial Hermann has been elected to the prestigious National...
17-Oct-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UTHealth Awarded $3.1 Million NIH Grant to Study How Gut Bacteria Relates to Diabetes

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A team of researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health has received a $3.1 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to study how gut bacteria play a role in the development of...
6-Oct-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UTHealth Receives $3.3 Million Grant to Reduce Re-Arrest Rates Among Homeless Adults

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Researchers from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) hope to put a dent in the cycle of re-arrest and release among homeless adults with research on a smartphone app funded by a $3.3 million grant from the National...
6-Oct-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UTHealth’s Jim Zheng Awarded $5.8 Million CPRIT Grant to Mine Cancer Data for Cures

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In keeping with the shift in cancer research from data generation to data analysis, bioinformatician W. Jim Zheng, Ph.D., of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) has been awarded a five-year, $5.8 million Cancer...
27-Sep-2017 4:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UTHealth Researchers Receive $2.5 Million to Develop Anal Cancer Screening Protocol

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The National Institutes of Health has awarded a $2.5 million grant to researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) to develop a standard protocol for anal cancer screenings for men who have sex with men.
26-Sep-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UTHealth Researchers Discover How to Train Damaging Inflammatory Cells to Promote Repair After Stroke

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Researchers at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth have discovered a way to turn neutrophils from toxic to helpful in hemorrhagic stroke.
19-Sep-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UTHealth Expert Explains Hurricane Harvey’s Emotional Wake

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Madhavi K. Reddy, Ph.D., of McGovern Medical School at UTHealth explains how going through a traumatic event such as Hurricane Harvey affects the brain's ability to function.
8-Sep-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Hurricane & Flood Handbook: After the Storm

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Take it from someone who has seen 27 inches of water lap against the living room walls: plan ahead.
28-Aug-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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