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UTHealth Celebrates First Class of Students in New Veterans Nursing Program

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Nearly 100 members of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) community and visitors celebrated the opening of the UTHealth Veterans’ Bachelor of Science in Nursing (VBSN) program on Friday, Jan. 22. They welcomed the...
26-Jan-2016 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Sally Vernon, Ph.D., Appointed to National Cancer Institute Board

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Sally Vernon, Ph.D., chair of the Department of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health, has been appointed to the Board of Scientific Counselors for...
11-Jan-2016 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

UT’s Michelle Barton Recognized by Prestigious Science Organization

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Michelle Barton, Ph.D., one of two deans at The University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at Houston, has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Fellowship is an honor bestowed to AAAS...
18-Dec-2015 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

UTHealth: Sadness-Induced Inflammation in the Body Linked to Comorbid Diseases

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Feeling sad can alter levels of stress-related opioids in the brain and increase levels of inflammatory proteins in the blood that are linked to increased risk of comorbid diseases including heart disease, stroke and metabolic syndrome, according to...
16-Dec-2015 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

UTHealth Researchers Identify Molecule That May Lead to Chagas Disease Vaccine

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Researchers from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health, in collaboration with the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, have identified a molecule expressed by...
8-Dec-2015 7:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Children’s Learning Institute to Study Targeted Parent and Teacher Behaviors

Understanding how to provide children with an early foundation in school readiness skills is critical, as many states estimate that half of their students, especially those from lower socioeconomic backgrounds, arrive at kindergarten already far...
4-Dec-2015 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Physical Activity Snapshots of 131 Countries Unveiled

The Global Observatory for Physical Activity (GoPA!), a council of physical activity researchers including Harold Kohl, Ph.D., of the UTHealth School of Public Health, unveiled today baseline data cards for 131 countries across the world. These...
3-Dec-2015 7:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Single Largest Gift From John P. Mcgovern Foundation Renames UTHealth Medical School

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The John P. McGovern Foundation has made a transformational $75 million gift to bolster medical training, provide full scholarships and support scientific discovery and innovation at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston...
23-Nov-2015 11:15 AM EST Add to Favorites

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