Monthly Archives:: March 2017

Summer research programs offer unique opportunity

Posted Date: March 29, 2017

Take a look at several great summer research programs offered this year for students. The Pediatric Research Program is a one-month research program open to TCOM students during the summer between the first and second year. Run in conjunction with Cook Children’s Health Care System and Child Study Center, students have the opportunity to conduct… Read more »

Students flourish in the Institute for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disease

Posted Date: March 29, 2017

A team of scientists is collaborating to form a “big tent” for cutting-edge research in the Institute for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disease. That tent also provides valuable educational opportunities for students, several of whom have received honors and recognition recently for their own contributions. Grace Pham In 2012, Grace Pham graduated from the University of… Read more »

Collaborations fuel innovation in the North Texas Eye Research Institute

Posted Date: March 29, 2017

A developmental psychologist and an eye researcher may seem like an unlikely pair to team up on a research project but not amid the collaborative spirit of the North Texas Eye Research Institute. Haylie Miller, PhD, Abe Clark, PhD, NTERI Executive Director, and others work together to conduct quick, convenient vision screenings on children and adults. The screenings,… Read more »

April letter from Dr. Dillon

Posted Date: March 28, 2017

Colleagues, We have come a long way since the Health Science Center began transitioning to an Institutes model in 2015. The impact of all that hard work can be found inside the UNTHSC Health Institutes and Centers Inaugural Year in Review. This publication, available in print version and on our Health Institutes website, is the… Read more »