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Dr. Allison
  • Our People
| February 14, 2024

HSC receives $75,000 grant from Aetna for new pilot program

The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth’s Center for Health Policy recently was awarded a $75,000 grant from Aetna, a CVS Health company, for a new pilot program to educate primary care providers working with pediatric...

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  • Community
| February 14, 2024

THR teams up with UNT System on unique student internships to improve community health

In a unique collaboration, Texas Health Resources has teamed up with two UNT System schools at both the undergraduate and graduate levels to work collectively on implementing community health projects. The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort...

Pain Registry Licciardone
  • Our People
| February 14, 2024

National pain registry finds widening racial disparities in low back pain treatment, outcomes

The Journal of Pain has published an article in its March issue comparing treatments and outcomes among Black and white patients with low back pain. The article is based on national data collected...

Dean Shafik Dharamsi
  • Community
| February 14, 2024

SPH joins The Network: Towards Unity For Health, Dean Dharamsi named to organization’s international advisory board

The School of Public Health at The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth has become a member of The Network: Towards Unity For Health, and Dr. Shafik Dharamsi, SPH dean, has been named to the TUFH...

Dr. Kichloo
  • Our People
| February 13, 2024

Dr. Asim Kichloo named TCOM chair of internal medicine, geriatrics

Leadership in The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth’s Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine recently named Asim Kichloo, MD, FACP, ABOM diplomate, as the new chair of the Department of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics. Kichloo was...

Doug and Melanie Winkler
  • Community
| February 7, 2024

A second chance: cardiac arrest survivor raises heart awareness

Five years ago, Doug Winkler bent over to get his wife a tissue. The next thing he remembered, he was in a hospital bed intubated and hooked up to nine IVs. “The doctors told my wife to start looking for...

Quincey Quinn
  • Community
| February 7, 2024

TCOM’s Quincey Quinn named TOMA Student Doctor of the Year

Quincey Quinn of The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth’s Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine has been named the Student Doctor of the Year by the Texas Osteopathic Medical Association. Quinn, a third-year student at TCOM,...

Nursing Student and Professor
  • Community
| February 6, 2024

HSC College of Nursing opens applications for inaugural students

The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth today announced the opening of the application process for its first nursing students, who will start classes this fall semester. HSC’s nursing students will start in August in either...

Patrick Pithua
  • Our People
| January 31, 2024

College of Pharmacy prepares students for health outcomes careers

Studying health outcomes research alongside artificial intelligence/machine learning, allows managed care pharmacists to make real-world decisions that impact medication therapy and cost-efficiency for individuals and health systems. According to the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy, “Pharmacists in managed health care...

Healthy Habits, Healthy Heart
  • Community
| January 31, 2024

HSC celebrates Heart Health Month with Healthy Habits, Healthy Heart theme

February is known as the month of love – a month full of chocolates, flowers and celebrating those people love most. To truly celebrate the month of love, people must first ensure they are properly caring for the vessel everyone...