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KENS 5: Diversity in medicine helping those in need

July 1, 2019

Dr. Fred Campbell has served on the Long School of Medicine’s admissions committee for more than 20 years. He shares why promoting diversity in health care matters for patients. View the story



Two faculty members honored with 2019 Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award

July 1, 2019

Michaell A. Huber, D.D.S., professor in the Department of Comprehensive Dentistry, and Eileen M. Lafer, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Structural Biology, were honored with the award.



Anal cancer: Fighting the stigma

July 1, 2019

If you notice signs or symptoms, talk to your doctor. It could be life-saving.


E-scooter accidents causing facial injuries

June 28, 2019

Scott Farber, M.D., is fellowship trained in craniofacial surgery.                 More people are out and about in the summer, and many are riding on electric scooters downtown. Scott Farber, M.D., plastic and r …


Stewards of the P.I. Nixon Library

June 28, 2019

By Brandon Armstead Tucked away on the fifth floor of the Briscoe Library is a room with large windows on its double doors. This allows one to see several objects, including a rhinestone-studded skeleton, sepia portrait of a distinguished gentleman and …



PopUp Star event to raise awareness of clinical trials

June 26, 2019

The Office of the Vice President for Research is taking part in PopUp Star, a global competition being spearheaded by Greater Gift and the Association of Clinical Research Professionals to spread awareness of clinical trials. The office created a team …


Faculty member is new head of American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

June 26, 2019

Dr. Donly is professor and chair of the Department of Developmental Dentistry in the School of Dentistry,


Get Waivered TX schedules training for using buprenorphine to combat opioid abuse

June 26, 2019

The training is part of the Get Waivered TX initiative led by Jennifer Sharpe Potter, Ph.D., M.P.H.


Study finds CTE in 6% of subjects

June 21, 2019

Kevin Bieniek, Ph.D., is director of the brain bank at the university’s Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases. Nearly 6% of athletes and non-athletes were found to have the neurodegenerative disorder chronic traumatic enc …


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Largest study of CTE finds it in 6% of subjects

June 21, 2019

Nearly 6% of athletes and non-athletes were found to have the neurodegenerative disorder chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) in the largest, and broadest, study conducted of the disease to date. The findings were published June 14 in the internation …


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