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Dr. Erika Thompson
  • Education
| November 22, 2021

Dr. Erika Thompson receives first Hope Award from Center for Transforming Lives

By Sally Crocker The first Hope Award honoring a volunteer whose extraordinary efforts make a significant difference in advancing the mission of the Center for Transforming Lives (CTL) has been presented to Dr. Erika Thompson at the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth (HSC). Dr. Thompson is an...

Dr John Bowling Rome
  • Education
| November 19, 2021

TCOM announces the creation of the Dr. John Bowling Scholarship

By Steven Bartolotta  Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine (TCOM) announced the creation of the Dr. John Bowling Scholarship, which honors the legacy of one of the greatest advocates for rural communities. The announcement coincided with National Rural Health Day. The scholarship will assist students...

Dr. Rebecca Cunningham
  • Community
| November 18, 2021

‘How do we make it better for others?’ This HSC professor is helping guide a new generation of researchers

By Diane Smith-Pinckney Dr. Rebecca Cunningham sounds like a proud mother when she talks about her students at HSC.  Some are first-generation students who graduated with Masters and PhD degrees from her lab. Her first PhD student now oversees clinical research and is testing different therapeutics in southern...

TCOM Big Bend Trip
  • Education
| November 18, 2021

TCOM and Amerigroup partner for border wellness medical mission trip

By Steven Bartolotta Providing health care to underserved communities is the foundation of the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine.   But sometimes, reaching underserved communities takes some traveling, planning and unusual expenditures. To help meet the needs of far west Texas,...

Father And Daughter On Tablet
  • Research
| November 17, 2021

HSC researchers address social media influences on underage drinking

By Sally Crocker About 11% of all alcohol consumed across the country is among young people in the 12-20 age group, with 90% falling into the category of heavy-episodic drinking. Excessive drinking is responsible for thousands of deaths among underage youth each...

New Logo Hsc Install On February 16th On Ead Building.
  • Community
| November 16, 2021

APLU Names The University of North Texas Health Science at Fort Worth 2021 Innovation & Economic Prosperity University Designee

The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) named The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth (HSC) a 2021 Innovation & Economic Prosperity (IEP) Designee. The awards recognize innovative projects or programs in economic engagement. APLU’s IEP...

Robyn B. Remotigue, Executive Director of the Office of Research Services at HSC School of Public Health
  • Our People
| November 16, 2021

Robyn Remotigue elected as Secretary for the National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA)

By Sally Crocker Robyn B. Remotigue, MPPA, CRA, Executive Director of the Office of Research Services at the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth (HSC) School of Public Health has been elected as incoming Secretary for the National Council of University Research...

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  • Education
| November 15, 2021

HSC’s Center for Diversity and International Programs begins new era with name change that reflects growth 

Media Contact: Dana Gill The center’s new name is the Institute for Health Disparities   The HSC Center for Diversity and International Programs (CDIP) is being renamed the Institute for Health Disparities (IHD) to reflect its growing size and engagement in...

New Logo Hsc Install On February 16th On Ead Building.
  • Community
| November 15, 2021

HSC, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics collecting donations during DFW Toys for Tots event

By Diane Smith-Pinckney The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth (HSC) and Lockheed Martin Aeronautics are collecting donations for DFW Toys for Tots. HSC and Lockheed are collaborating to host a FOX 4 media event for DFW Toys...

Ryan Hughes, HIM Analyst at HSC Health
  • Community
| November 11, 2021

Veterans Day: After helping save lives in the Middle East, this veteran is ‘bridging the gap between clinicians and technology’

By Kathryn Lytton When Ryan Hughes, Health Information Management Analyst at HSC Health, joined the United States Air Force as a heavy equipment mechanic, he did not think his time on the battlefield would lead to a career in the...