Hailed as the Bill of Rights for individuals with disabilities, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 has fulfilled much of its promise since it went into effect 25 years ago, according to a survey of disability leaders, released on July...
24-Jul-2015 10:05 AM EDT
Kayo Fujimoto, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health, has been awarded a grant to study the genetic and...
23-Jul-2015 2:05 PM EDT
The first test ever constructed to assess Persistent Complex Bereavement Disorder—a problematic syndrome of grief—has been jointly published by researchers from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) and The...
22-Jul-2015 2:05 PM EDT
Free cervical and breast cancer screenings and community health information will be available for women ages 21 to 64 who are uninsured or underinsured at the “See, Test & Treat” event hosted by UT Physicians Bayshore Multispecialty Clinic on...
15-Jul-2015 11:05 AM EDT
Allison Edwards, Dr.P.H., R.N., assistant professor at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Nursing, was appointed to the Texas Board of Nursing by Gov. Greg Abbott.
14-Jul-2015 5:15 PM EDT
From 2004 to 2010 in Texas, mental illness was the most common reason for the hospitalization of children ages 10-14 while pregnancy/birth was the most common reason for the hospitalization of adolescents ages 15-17, according to researchers at The...
14-Jul-2015 3:05 PM EDT
Charles Darkoh, Ph.D., a researcher at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health, was recently awarded a five-year, $1.9 million R01 grant by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop a...
9-Jul-2015 1:05 PM EDT
Sylvia Hernando became a Community Health Worker (CHW) because she wanted to help others. Hernando had been a stay-at-home mother and was looking to go back to school when she heard about the CHW certification program at The University of Texas...
6-Jul-2015 4:05 AM EDT
Joseph Mccormick, M.D. - Ebola Investigator Involved in 1976 Outbreak Available to Discuss His Experiences and Provide Insight on Current Outbreak
23-Sep-2014 3:00 PM EDT
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28-Nov-2012 2:30 PM EST
UTHealth's Principal Investigator for RESPECT Trial on PFO Closure and Stroke, Available for Interviews
25-Oct-2012 10:40 AM EDT
UTHealth Public Policy Expert Available to Comment on Health Care Reform Decision and Impact on Texas
27-Jun-2012 6:30 PM EDT
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27-Jun-2012 6:20 PM EDT
This year marks the tenth anniversary of terrorist attacks on American soil, as well as the mailing of Bacillus anthracis-laced letters. At The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), faculty members are available to comment...
29-Aug-2011 4:00 PM EDT