In the UTHealth Newsroom
Jennifer Deegan has been named the associate vice president for the Office of Governmental Relations at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).
Solid-head power toothbrushes retain less bacteria compared to hollow-head toothbrushes, according to researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Dentistry.
Preadolescent youth who play violent video games for a significant amount of time each day are at greater risk for depression, according to research from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) released Monday in Cyberpsychology, Behavior and Social Networking.
The discovery of a new regulatory component in an infectious bacterium could aid efforts to explain its ability to survive in the human body, report microbiologists at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) and University of Maryland, College Park, in the journal Science.
Nine faculty members of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) have received the University of Texas System Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award, which recognizes those who deliver the highest quality of instruction in the classroom, the laboratory, the field or online.
In the MediaNew York Times, 09/02/2014
"We don't do a very good job of teaching parents about good nutrition in infancy," Deanna Holescher, Ph.D., R.D., said in this New York Times article about childhood diet habits.
Univision Houston Channel 45, 08/30/2014
UTHealth's Robert Velarde, M.D., discussed the diagnosis and treatment of high blood pressure in this interview with Univision Houston Channel 45 news anchor Rebecca Suarez.
New York Times, 08/28/2014
In a letter to the New York Times editor, UTHealth's Roberta Ness, M.D., M.P.H., weighed in on the debate of salty food.
UTHealth researcher Susan Tortolero, Ph.D., was quoted in this Healthline story about how video games influence children.
Houston Public Media, 08/27/2014
Elizabeth Leass, a graduate student at the UTHealth School of Public Health, is quoted in this Houston Public Media story about a master plan for developing Houston.