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Human Performance Laboratory explores creative strategies for rehabilitation treatmentsA group of engineers, physical therapists, physicians and basic scientists at the UNT Health Science Center are teaming up to gain a better understanding of normal human movement and how it is impacted by age, injury and disease. By using video motion capture, virtual reality environments, custom instrumentation and computational modeling, they are investigating rehabilitation Read More »

Oct 7, 2011

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Check social networks for regular updates on UNTHSC newsThe UNT Health Science Center regularly updates news, photos and videos on several social media networks. Like the University of North Texas Health Science Center on Facebook or follow @UNTHSC on Twitter to receive the latest information. Photos are regularly posted to the UNTHSC Flickr account and videos to the UNTHSC channel on YouTube. UNT Read More »

Sep 30, 2011

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Willed Body Program featured on NBCThe Willed Body Program at the UNT Health Science Center was featured on the evening news September 22. NBC Channel 5’s Kim King explores how the program educates future physicians, scientists and other healthcare providers, and improves the quality of health for future generations. Josh Payne (TCOM ’12) tells how the program has impacted his Read More »

Sep 23, 2011

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Watch WFAA for reports on E. coli in the Trinity RiverJoon Lee, PhD, assistant professor of Environmental and Occupational Health, speaks with Chris Hawes from WFAA Channel 8 about testing levels of E. coli in Fort Worth’s Trinity River. The story examines findings from recent sampling, whether or not that sampling could be improved, and how other cities in Texas handle E. coli testing of Read More »

Sep 21, 2011

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Forum to focus on new ways to improve patient careThe UNT Health Science Center’s Primary Care Research Institute (PCRI) will host the second annual NorTex Convocation of Practices: Translating Research into Improved Patient Care forum on Saturday, Oct. 2, followed by a mini-health fair on Oct. 9. The conference, scheduled from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the new Medical Education and Training (MET) Read More »

Sep 20, 2011

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Tenth annual DO Dash set for Oct. 15The tenth annual DO Dash 5k and kids’ one-mile fun run will be held Oct. 15 at the UNT Health Science Center. The one-mile kids’ race starts at 8 a.m. on Haskell Ave., and the 5k will begin at 8:30 a.m. at the same location. For the first time, DO Dash will offer team scoring. Read More »

Sep 15, 2011

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UNTHSC named a military friendly school by G.I. JobsG.I. Jobs, a magazine for military personnel transitioning into civilian life, awarded the UNT Health Science Center its Military Friendly School designation for 2012. The 2012 Military Friendly Schools list honors the top 20 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools that are doing the most to embrace America’s military service members and veterans as Read More »

Sep 13, 2011

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TCOM students continue to earn top COMLEX scoresTexas College of Osteopathic Medicine (TCOM) second-year medical students improved their scores over last year’s class on the Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Licensing Examination (COMLEX) Level 1. TCOM students continue to score well above the national average performance in all specialty areas. The three-part COMLEX series examination, the licensing exam for the osteopathic profession, is taken Read More »

Sep 12, 2011

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Watch local news for Google Award presentationAlakananda Basu, PhD, professor of Molecular Biology and Immunology, and Shree Bose, whom Dr. Basu mentored, will be featured on the evening news tonight. The two were recognized for Bose’s first-place award in the Google Science Fair at a presentation at Fort Worth’s Science and History Museum this morning by Senator John Cornyn, as well Read More »

Sep 1, 2011

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Health Science Center closes for Labor DayThe UNT Health Science Center will be closed for the Labor Day holiday on Monday, Sept. 5. Administrative offices will re-open at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6. All clinics staffed by UNT Health physicians will also be closed Monday, Sept. 5, in observance of the holiday. Regular clinic hours will resume Tuesday, Sept. 6. Lewis Library Read More »

Aug 26, 2011