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CPRIT awards $10.9 million to Greehey institute for cancer research

May 20, 2016

The Cancer Therapy & Research Center of the Health Science Center garnered $10.9 million from the Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT)―a larger amount than any other academic institution in the state.




Health Science Center recognized nationally for hepatitis work

May 19, 2016

The Center for Research to Advance Community Health (ReACH), part of the Health Science Center, was recognized May 19 by the White House at its 2016 National Hepatitis Testing Day observance in Washington, D.C.




Message from the Dean: MD Anderson and CTRC

May 18, 2016

The CTRC and the MD Anderson Cancer Center are exploring possible avenues of partnership and cooperation.




Advances in pain management: TPR’s Think Health Science series

May 18, 2016

Health Science Center faculty members Barbara J. Turner, M.D., MSED, MACP, and Jennifer Sharpe Potter, Ph.D., M.P.H., will be the speakers at Texas Public Radio’s Think Health Science presentation: Advances in pain management, on June 9.



James P. Hollers Drive

Dentistry honors health pioneer James P. Hollers

May 16, 2016

The School of Dentistry and the Health Science Center honored the memory of a staunch supporter of health care in South Texas at the James P. Hollers Drive Dedication and Celebration on May 13.



E-cigarettes, Express-News photo

Express-News: Reactions mixed on FDA’s e-cigarettes ruling

May 9, 2016

Health Science Center experts weigh in on FDA’s new ruling on e-cigarettes.