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Ralph Anderson
  • Community
| August 25, 2022

TCOM’s Department of Pediatrics, JPS Health Network hosting Fifth Annual Ralph L. Anderson, MD Women’s Health Symposium

Honoring an inspiring legacy, The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth’s Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine is partnering with the JPS Health Network for the Fifth Annual Ralph J. Anderson, MD Women’s Health Symposium. The symposium...

New Medstar Units
  • Community
| August 23, 2022

HSC and MedStar Mobile Healthcare expand partnership

The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth and MedStar Mobile Healthcare are working together to promote health in North Texas. Leaders from the two health care entities recently signed a memorandum of understanding that outlines a...

Tessa Team Zoom Meeting
  • Community
| August 22, 2022

Partnership with JPS results in new interpersonal violence training for health providers

A University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth program launched in 2015 to support Tarrant County victims of intimate partner violence has now developed free, online, self-guided health provider training that addresses the intersection of IPV and...

HSC's Pediatric Mobile Clinic
  • Community
| August 5, 2022

HSC receives Healthy Kids, Healthy Families grant from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas

The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth recently was awarded a $25,000 Healthy Kids, Healthy Families® grant from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX). The funding will allow the university’s Pediatric Mobile Clinic to...

Colbey Walker
  • Community
| July 22, 2022

The commitments of public health, teaching and mentorship hold strong for faculty member Dr. Colbey Walker

The last two years have been a whirlwind for Dr. Colbey Walker and his family. Last year brought Walker to a new faculty position with The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth’s School of Public Health,...

Optum Serve Sign
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| July 22, 2022

HSC, Optum Serve form partnership focusing on whole health

The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth and Optum Serve, a health care solutions business that supports public agencies and others, have signed an agreement to collaborate on a broad range of whole health initiatives in...

Innovation Team For Hsc.
  • Community
| July 20, 2022

Sparkyard launches Spanish-language website

When The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth received a $562,500 grant, managers of the Sparkyard platform that supports local entrepreneurs and startups set out to expand its services. One of the key initiatives of that...

Scott Walters
  • Community
| July 15, 2022

988 suicide hotline launches in time of need

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline will expand to receive calls or texts sent to the newly created 9-8-8 emergency number. The shortened, easy-to-remember number is a means to connect directly with support for anyone who is experiencing any form of...

Steph Curry
  • Community
| June 30, 2022

HSC researcher eyes NBA finals

Dr. Dimitrios Karamichos was paying particularly close attention to the NBA finals this year. The executive director and endowed chair of The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth’s North Texas Eye Research Institute is a huge...

Diana Cervantes. Assistant Professor Biostatistics & Epidemiology
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| June 30, 2022

Dr. Diana Cervantes named as a 2022 Fellow of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology

Dr. Diana Cervantes, assistant professor and director of the MPH Epidemiology Program at The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth School of Public Health has been named as a 2022 Fellow of the Association for Professionals...