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  • Education
| March 8, 2022

DSWOP endows Drs. Dralves and Jessica Edwards Scholarship

By Steven Bartolotta Honoring one of the pioneering families at the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine (TCOM) at The University of North Texas Health Science Center...

HSC School of Public Health's Dr. Kesha Baptiste-Roberts
  • Our People
| March 1, 2022

Meet Dr. Kesha Baptiste-Roberts, esteemed adjunct faculty epidemiologist

By Sally Crocker Kesha Baptiste-Roberts, PhD, MPH, has taught as an adjunct faculty member for the HSC School of Public Health (SPH) since 2014, and last fall she was presented with an outstanding national honor that adds to her considerable...

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  • Education
| February 28, 2022

Physician Assistant Studies celebrates 25th anniversary, recognizes program’s 1,000th graduate

By Sally Crocker Anniversaries are a time for celebration, reflection, honoring the past and looking to the future. This spring, students, faculty and staff of HSC’s School of Health Professions Physician Assistant Studies (PA) program did just that as the...

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  • Our People
| February 21, 2022

Jessica Rangel named Executive Vice President of Health Systems

Jessica Rangel recently was promoted to Executive Vice President of Health Systems at The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth (HSC) after serving for five years as the university’s Senior Vice President of Clinical Innovation. “Jessica...

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  • Education
| February 18, 2022

New accelerator program focused on physical therapy, rehabilitation will invest in 10 early-stage startups a year

The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth (HSC) has received $4.8 million in funding from The City of Fort Worth and Tarrant County to start a physical therapy-focused accelerator program with Techstars, a global investment business...

Kendel Rogers, HSC Innovates
  • Our People
| February 17, 2022

Increasing innovation through storytelling

By Libby Maness Kendel Rogers is a storyteller. She brings people’s ideas and inventions to life. As the Outreach Specialist for HSC Next, she regularly engages with an impressive roster of innovators – students, scientists, clinicians, educators and entrepreneurs –...

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  • Education
| February 17, 2022

TCOM student selected for prestigious MSTAR Fellowship

By Steven Bartolotta Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine’s (TCOM) Imran Rashik was one of just 13 medical students from across the nation to be selected for the prestigious National Medical Students Training in Aging Research (MSTAR) Fellowship. Rashik will spend...

Dr. Erika Thompson
  • Our People
| February 14, 2022

Dr. Erika Thompson named Fellow in the American Academy of Health Behavior

By Sally Crocker Erika Thompson, PhD, MPH, has achieved a level of professional recognition considered rare and outstanding for early career scientists in their field. An Assistant Professor in the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology at The University of North Texas...

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  • Community
| February 11, 2022

AIM-AHEAD invites public to Community Building Convention listening sessions

The AIM-AHEAD Coordinating Center based at The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth is hosting six free listening sessions to gather information from community members about their health equity experiences in addition to their artificial intelligence...

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  • Education
| February 9, 2022

Ryan Craig wins the TCOM Honors Research Practicum Award

By Steven Bartolotta After completing a very comprehensive semester of research training, journal club presentations and examinations, TCOM second-year student Ryan Craig was selected as the recipient of the TCOM Honors Research Practicum Award. Craig contributed to an excellent journal...