In the UTHealth Newsroom

LoneStar LEND Program to host third annual conference in Houston April 9-10

In recognition of National Autism Awareness Month, the LoneStar LEND Program at the Children’s Learning Institute will host the third annual LoneStar LEND Conference in Houston April 9-10, 2015, at the Fayez S. Sarofim Research Building.


UTHealth, Children’s Memorial Hermann, TIRR host free Dysautonomia seminar

Physicians from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School will be among presenters at the 2015 Dysautonomia Seminar that will be held from 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, April 25.


UTHealth neurology researchers present at international stroke conference

Members of the stroke program in the Department of Neurology at The University of Texas Health Science Center (UTHealth) Medical School, made a total of 22 presentations at the recent American Stroke Association’s International Stroke Conference 2015.


UTHealth hosts intensive critical care course for nurses and paramedics

An intensive two-week course on critical care will be hosted by the Department of Emergency Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School.


Younger motorists and females most likely to use cell phone while driving

Eighteen percent of drivers on academic and medical campuses use their cell phones while driving, according to researchers from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health.


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In the Media

The total trial: Richard Smalling, M.D., Ph.D.

MedPage Today, 03/25/2015

Richard Smalling, M.D., Ph.D., talked to MedPage Today about the removal of blood clots in heart attack patients.


The Spring 2015 parties to pencil into your calendar

Houston Chronicle, 03/24/2015

This Houston Chronicle story featuring the best upcoming parties of the season includes the Texas Taste Teaser and PARTNERS luncheon events.


Act early, Texas, when it comes to identifying, diagnosing autism

Houston Community Newspapers, 03/24/2015

In an op-ed published by Houston Community Newspapers, Pauline A. Filipek, M.D., discussed the importance of early screening and diagnosis of autism.


Houston Fire Department using doctor video chats for minor 911 calls

Houston Public Media's KUHF Radio, 03/23/2015

Richard Bradley, M.D., was quoted in this Houston Public Media KUHF Radio online story about a new telemedicine system the City of Houston is using to avoid unnecessary trips to emergency centers.


Preventing, diagnosing and treating sports-related concussions

KPRC-TV Channel 2, 03/21/2015

In this interview with KPRC-TV Channel 2, Summer Ott, Psy.D., discussed the warning signs of sports-related concussions.


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