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CATCH Identified as Successfully Scaled-Up Physical Activity Intervention

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In a paper published today in a special physical activity series of The Lancet, the Coordinated Approach to Child Health (CATCH) program developed by researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) was identified...
28-Jul-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Rio Grande Valley Internship Ignites High School Students’ Passion for Science

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When Cindy Salazar was a sophomore in high school and looking for something to do over the summer, she came across a flyer in her chemistry teacher’s classroom. On the flyer was an advertisement for the Rio Grande Valley Summer Science Internship,...
25-Jul-2016 5:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UTHealth Receives Grant to Optimize Health Care Services Provided by Mobile Clinics

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The National Science Foundation has awarded $250,000 to researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) for a project that will help mobile health clinics in Houston optimize their health care services using...
20-Jul-2016 5:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UT Student Scientists Excel in Elevator Speech Contest

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Students at The University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at Houston sharpened their communication skills in an elevator speech contest.
19-Jul-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

James Langabeer chairs American Heart Association’s Guideline Advantage™ Committee

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James Langabeer II, Ph.D., a professor at the School of Biomedical Informatics at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), has been asked to chair a national committee of the American Heart Association.
11-Jul-2016 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Kevin Morano, Ph.D., to Lead New Faculty Affairs Office at UTHealth

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Kevin A. Morano, Ph.D., has been named associate vice president for faculty affairs and development at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).
11-Jul-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UTHealth Structural Heart Program Team Launches Latest TAVR Trial

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The Structural Heart Program team at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is among the first in the country to investigate the safety and effectiveness of Edwards Lifesciences Sapien 3...
8-Jul-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NIH Awards $11 Million to UTHealth Researchers to Study Deadly Prion Diseases

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Led by Claudio Soto, Ph.D., researchers from McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) have been awarded $11 million from the NIAID to study the pathogenesis, transmission and detection of prion...
29-Jun-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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