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HSC School of Public Health students, faculty and staff celebrate during End of Year awards ceremony
  • Education
| April 29, 2022

SPH presents 2022 End of Year awards

The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth’s School of Public Health (SPH) recently recognized student, faculty, staff and alumni accomplishments at its annual End of Year Celebration. This year’s Leon Brachman Award was presented to two...

TCOM Gold Humanism Honor Society Pin
  • Education
| April 28, 2022

TCOM Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society welcomes new inductees

The humanistic side of medicine is flourishing at the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine (TCOM) at the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth. The TCOM Chapter of the Arnold P. Gold Foundation inducted 32 students and...

HSC student checks patient's vision
  • Education
| April 26, 2022

Conviction of nurse highlights the need for more patient safety education in health care

The recent conviction of RaDonda Vaught, a former nurse prosecuted for a fatal drug error in 2017, has brought to the forefront the importance of patient...

HSC School of Public Health MPH candidate, Dr. Hemali Patel
  • Education
| April 25, 2022

MPH student organizes Tarrant County forum on Hispanic women’s cervical cancer prevention

Texas women are more likely than their peers in more than 40 states to develop cervical cancer and die from the disease. For Hispanic women in Tarrant County and those living along the...

Sally Crocker
  • Our People
| April 22, 2022

Sally Crocker wins international award for story about opioid crisis

Sally Crocker knew immediately when she heard her “ah-ha” moment. While the associate director of academic communications for the School of Public Health at The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth was interviewing Dr. Scott Walters...

Carol Klocek
  • Education
| April 21, 2022

SPH inducts community partner into Delta Omega public health honor society

The School of Public Health (SPH) at The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth (HSC) has inducted community partner Carol Klocek, CEO of Center for Transforming Lives (CTL), Tarrant County, as an honorary member into HSC’s...

TCOM’s Dr. Damon Schranz honored with Diversity, Equity and Inclusion award from ACOFP
  • Our People
| April 20, 2022

TCOM’s Dr. Damon Schranz honored with Diversity, Equity and Inclusion award from ACOFP

The American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP) recently honored The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth’s Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine’s (TCOM) Damon A. Schranz, DO, FACOFP, with its 2022 Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI)...

SBS Dr. Porunelloor and Stephen Mathew
  • Research
| April 19, 2022

HSC faculty receives U.S. patent for cancer-fighting therapy

When patients are diagnosed with breast or prostate cancer, the treatment course is typically surgery, chemotherapy, hormonal therapy, radiation therapy or a combination of these. Now, two researchers at the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth...

Three female HSC Health doctors
  • Our People
| April 19, 2022

HSC physicians named among Fort Worth’s Top Docs

Earlier this month, doctors at The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth continued a long tradition of campus excellence with 26 of them named among the best doctors in Fort Worth. Fort Worth Magazine recognized the...

TABS preceptorship program
  • Education
| April 7, 2022

TABS Preceptorship program brings biomedical and health careers to life for high school students

Through a partnership with the Fort Worth Independent School District’s (FWISD) Texas Academy of Biomedical Sciences (TABS) early college high school, students interested in biomedical/health professional careers have an opportunity each spring to shadow HSC faculty and fourth-year Texas College...