Zika research

Texas Public Radio: Scientists battling Zika in the lab

August 30, 2016

A lab at the Health Science Center conducting important research into the Zika virus.

UT Dentistry opens Sleep Disorders Center

August 30, 2016

UT Dentistry has opened a new Sleep Disorders Center for the thousands of people with various conditions that adversely affect a good night’s sleep.

Panorama Restaurant

Food and dining reviews at Panorama Restaurant exceptional

August 29, 2016

Have you tried the new Panorama Restaurant located on the first floor of the Academic Learning & Teaching Center (ALTC) yet? It’s a best kept secret, but word is getting out with positive reviews for their new buffet service.

All PA studies graduates pass national certifying exam for third year

August 26, 2016

For the third consecutive year, 100 percent of the graduates from the Physician Assistant (PA) Studies program at the School of Health Professions have passed the Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam (PANCE) at first attempt. The department’s five-year first-time taker pass rate averages at 95 percent in comparison to the national average of 94 percent. […]

Chair of the Department of Health Sciences selected

August 26, 2016

Donna (De De) Gardner, MSHP, RRT, FAARC, FACCP has been appointed as the new Chair of the Department of Health Sciences for the School of Health Professions, effective immediately.

Latino kids playing in playground

Salud America! pushes shared use of recreational facilities

August 24, 2016

Salud America! has launched a new toolkit to help parents push for local schoolyard-sharing, as well as a national letter campaign to urge state PTA associations to prioritize public sharing of school recreational facilities among all schools after class.