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  1. Healthy Native YouthRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | National Network of Libraries of Medicine

    HealthyNativeYouth.org , produced in collaboration by the Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board , the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium , the Inter Tribal Council of Arizona, Inc. , and the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston , provides resources for culturally-appropriate sexual health programs to AI/AN youth. Stakeholders from adolescent health and Indian Country were consulted to build connections, offer input and provide insight.

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  2. Association of plasma phospholipid polyunsaturated and trans fatty...Read the original story

    Yesterday | International Journal of Obesity

    ... vision of Epidemiology, Human Genetics, and Environmental Sciences, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Public Health, Houston, TX, USA

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  3. Houston 'power couple' gives $25 million to UTHealth School of NursingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | CultureMap

    ... are aiming to do something about it. During a press conference at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston on National Philanthropy Day , officials announced that the couple has pledged $25 million to the UTHealth School of Nursing, ...

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  4. Jones new senior vice president and dean of nursing school at UTMBRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 15 | PressReleasePoint

    Jones, currently the associate dean for professional development and faculty affairs at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Nursing, will join UTMB on Dec. 1. "Dr. Jones is a dedicated mentor, passionate researcher and energetic leader, and she is a great addition to an already outstanding team. I'm excited to welcome her to our UTMB family," said Dr. Danny O. Jacobs, executive vice president, provost and dean of UTMB's School of Medicine.

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  5. UTHealth School of Nursing gets $25 million donationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Chron

    A retired Houston oil official and his wife are giving $25 million to the School of Nursing at University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, the largest donation in the school's 45-year history. Dr. Giuseppe N. Colasurdo, president of the center, and Nursing School Dean Lorraine Frazier announced the gift from Robert and Jane Cizik Wednesday.

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  6. UTHealth Experts Offer Tips on Surviving - and Enjoying - Family During the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | Newswise

    ... in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) McGovern Medical School . Allen, who also is the medical director of the UTHealth Harris County Psychiatric Center , said ...

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  7. UT System leads search for solution in nationwide a physician burnouta crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 12 | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... Center, The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, and The ...

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  8. Avoid Foodborne Illness This Holiday Season with Tips From UTHealth ExpertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | Newswise

    ... year with tips from infectious disease and nutrition experts from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). Food poisoning or intestinal infection happens when bacteria, viruses, parasites or toxins contaminate food. ...

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  9. Researchers report findings on the effects of fat on stem cellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 9 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Skinkle and colleagues at the Laboratory of Membrane Biology at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston's McGovern Medical School. The study examined how the type of fat a person consumes may determine whether stem cells are ...

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  10. Fortress Biotech Announces Cellvation's CEVA101 Granted FDA...Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 8 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... between 3 and 8 meets the criteria for RMAT designation. About The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Established in 1972 by The University of Texas System Board of Regents , The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston ...

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  11. Medical nutrition-drink may affect development of early Alzheimer'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... that it could be triggered by breakdowns ... Researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Dentistry and McGovern Medical School have discovered a previously unknown characteristic of brain-cell aging ...

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  12. New data grants awarded to clinical and population researchers,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 7 | EurekAlert!

    ... Stroke Risk Stratification in Atrial Fibrillation Hua Xu, Ph.D, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Project: Developing a data discovery index to facilitate precision medicine research in cardiovascular diseases Simon Lin, ...

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  13. Study outlines 'perfect storm' that led to Colombia's antibiotic resistance epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 7 | PhysOrg Weblog

    The nearly simultaneous emergence of a gene responsible for producing carbapenemases - enzymes that kill the most powerful antibiotics used against life-threatening, multidrug-resistant bacterial infections - coupled with the introduction of a bacterial clone that spread between patients created the "perfect storm" that led to today's antibiotic resistance epidemic in Colombia. Results of this study, led by investigators from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston , Universidad El Bosque and Case Western Reserve University, have been published in the Journal of Infectious Diseases .

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  14. Cardiovascular research center renamed after distinguished alumniRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 6 | Daily Texan

    The renaming of a UT research center in the Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences is sure to get students' blood pumping. Cardiologist Dr. James Willerson was honored by the institute after a cardiovascular research center was renamed the James T. Willerson Center for Cardiovascular Modeling and Simulation on Oct. 26. Willerson is a distinguished UT-Austin alumnus, president emeritus of the Texas Heart Institute and former president of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.

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  15. Blood-plasma infusions safe to be explored as Alzheimer's treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 6 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... by modifying chemicals produced in the brain. Researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Dentistry and McGovern Medical School have discovered a previously unknown characteristic of brain-cell aging ...

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  16. Uniting the Print CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 1 | In-Plant Graphics

    ... CGCM, Director, Auxiliary Enterprises - Printing & Media Services, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. "Print United will make it much easier to analyze and add new products that will best fit my institution's needs without ...

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  17. More physical activity, higher intensity may significantly reduce...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 6 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... led by American Cancer Society researchers in collaboration with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and Georgia State University used activity monitors to find that higher income individuals ... (HealthDay)-Heart experts are ...

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  18. Meet Deborah Gordon, CLO of Memorial HermannRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 1 | Law.com

    ... plan and an academic affiliation with McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. The Memorial Hermann legal department is made up of 11 attorneys, two paralegals and four support staff members. The in-house ...

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  19. UTHealth awarded federal grant to provide HIV treatment, education...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 31 | Medical News

    A $2.5 million federal grant will allow a multidisciplinary team at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston to provide prevention and treatment information about HIV, AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases to underserved individuals with substance abuse or mental disorders. "My research is based around health disparities," said program director and licensed psychologist Angela Heads, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth.

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  20. UTHealth, Adult Protective Services Join Forces to Improve Lives of Texas ElderlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 31 | Newswise

    HOUSTON For the first time in the country, a statewide program has been created to give caseworkers from a state adult protective services agency direct access to geriatric medical experts who can assist in abuse case investigations and determinations. The Texas Forensic Assessment Center Network has been expanded from children's services to include adults through a formal agreement between the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services and McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston .

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