December 17, 2019
As e-cigarette use by young people reaches epidemic proportions, researchers at UTHealth have received a $3.1 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to conduct the first-ever assessment on the long-term results of a nationwide nicotine vaping prevention program for youth called CATCH My Breath.
The Junior Faculty Investigator Boot Camp, sponsored by the UTHealth Office of Faculty Affairs and Development, welcomed junior faculty members for a seminar led by seasoned faculty members on Thursday, Nov. 7, to foster ways on how to be more involved with the university and advancing their career goals.
Navy veteran Rex A. Marsau, MA, MFT, is the case manager for the Veterans’ Bachelor of Science in Nursing (VBSN) Program, Cizik School of Nursing at UTHealth.
Faculty and staff will soon have access to LinkedIn Learning, an award-winning industry leader in online training with a digital library of more than 15,000 courses and 150 learning paths covering a wide range of technical, business, software, and creative topics.
Organized by Employee Assistance Programs in conjunction with Auxiliary Enterprises, the fair was held next to the newly constructed butterfly garden, and the building’s water feature enhanced the festive spirit of the event and offered employees an opportunity to enjoy moments of social connection in the workplace. Featuring health screenings, fitness assessments, and more, the well-being fair was attended by mover than 350 UTHealth employees.