In the UTHealth Newsroom
Country music star Clay Walker and neurologist Jerry Wolinsky, M.D., are moderating a free public forum on the latest advances in multiple sclerosis at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 5, at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).
Anjail Sharrief-Ibrahim, M.D., M.P.H., assistant professor of neurology at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), will be one of five experts discussing the prevention of heart attack and stroke during a national webinar on Wednesday, March 12.
The Dan L. Duncan Children’s Neurodevelopmental Clinic at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is launching its first annual summer camp geared toward children in grades 1–3 diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
The ADDventure Summer Camp will be held at St. Francis Episcopal Day School in Houston during the afternoons, June 9–27, 2014, and will be open to children previously diagnosed with ADHD by a pediatrician or child psychologist. Pre-registration for the camp is now open.
Results from a new survey show agreement among Texas lawmakers when it comes to their perceptions of prevention and control measures to address childhood obesity.
A pilot study at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) will assess the use of deep brain stimulation (DBS) in the medial forebrain bundle of the brain for treatment-resistant depression.
In the MediaFOX 26 News, 03/10/2014
A virus called Chikungunya fever is causing arthritic-like symptoms for those infected in the Caribbean and Mexico. Dr. Catherine Troisi was in the Fox 26 News studios to discuss the disease and how it's spread.
Washington Post, 03/10/2014
New research is helping to answer the question about whether invertebrates feel pain.
KUHF Houston Matters, 03/06/2014
Dr. April Crawford, director of the Texas School Ready! Project at the UTHealth Children's Learning Institute, discusses high-quality pre-K education.
KTRH radio, 03/06/2014
UTHealth's Dr. Grant Fowler spoke with KTRH news radio 740 AM reporter Corey Olson about a new study on "caffeine use disorder" that associates health and emotional problems with caffeine intake.
KUHF Houston Matters, 03/05/2014
Disability rights champion Lex Frieden shares his thoughts on legislation designed to protect the use of service animals in public places.