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TCOM and College of Pharmacy Student Org Leaders
  • Education
| September 16, 2022

Students from HSC’s College of Pharmacy and TCOM collaborate for simulation training

More than 100 students from The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth’s Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine and HSC’s College of Pharmacy participated in a joint interprofessional simulation. The goal of the exercise was to promote...

Frank Filipetto Cropped For Social
  • Education
| September 14, 2022

TCOM celebrates 500th student to pass CPPS (TM) certification exam

In just two short years, The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth’s Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine has brought patient safety into the medical school curriculum, offering a course specifically designed to prepare students for the...

Mark Quiring
  • Education
| September 6, 2022

How social media helped a TCOM student become a research mentor

A circuitous path was blazed by Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine third-year student Mark Quiring in his quest to become more involved in research as a medical student. Through some ingenuity, he used social media to join Jefferson Health New...

Anatomy Lab At Unthsc
  • Education
| August 29, 2022

BioSkills of North Texas celebrates one-year anniversary

The BioSkills of North Texas — a full-service facility with flexible space and a range of unique services — recently celebrated one year of operation at The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth. For the past...

Ethan Rummel
  • Education
| August 24, 2022

HSC’s School of Biomedical Sciences welcomes first class of undergraduate students

After more than 50 years as a graduate and professional serving institution, on Monday, Aug. 22 The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth opened its virtual doors to the first class of students in the Bachelor...

Students at the White Coat Ceremony
  • Education
| August 22, 2022

More than 430 first-year HSC students received their white coats

In a packed auditorium of enthusiastic onlookers, 432 students at The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth took a pivotal step toward their careers in health care. HSC’s annual White Coat Ceremony, held this year on...

Sad Doctor Ppe
  • Education
| August 8, 2022

Health care workers must address their mental health

The numbers are staggering. Each year in the U.S., 300 to 400 physicians die by suicide. Such deaths are between 250% and 400% higher among female physicians when compared with women in other professions, and male doctors have suicide rates...

Kush Rama
  • Education
| July 15, 2022

A passion for preventative medicine leads TCOM student to help incoming medical students

It was the summer of 2018 and Kush Rama had just finished his freshman year at Texas A&M University. He and his family were on their way to visit his grandfather in Gujarat, India. As they were traveling through the...

Hsc Students And Staff In Regional Simulation Center
  • Education
| June 23, 2022

HSC opens Regional Simulation Center with fully immersive VR rooms

The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth made history on Thursday with the opening of the first immersive virtual reality simulation center in Texas. A ribbon-cutting ceremony — featuring Dr. Michael R. Williams, chancellor of the...

Anna Galvin
  • Education
| June 21, 2022

Texas nurse follows her heart to public health, where doctoral degree leads to top-ranking postgrad fellowship

Graduating Ph.D. student Anna Galvin, MSN, RN, would like more nurses to know how great a fit public health is to their profession. “If I could convince more nurses to build their public health background and perspective, I would. Nursing and...