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Symposium to help health care providers work as teamsThe UNT Health Science Center is a leader in helping health professionals work cooperatively to improve patient care. And for the second year in a row, UNTHSC is hosting the Interprofessional Practice Symposium. This year’s theme is “Putting Theory Into Practice.” The symposium will gather health care professionals to share how they work in teams Read More »

May 26, 2015

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Hundreds who create healthier communities will receive diplomasIrene Reyes (far right) with Alley’s House clients. Irene Reyes, MPH, is better equipped than ever to create healthier communities. She’s among more than 600 UNT Health Science Center students set to receive their diplomas May 16. In her new job as a health coach for formerly homeless people, Reyes will put to work the Read More »

May 12, 2015

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Barking up the right tree with a leading therapy-dog programMichele Whitehead has gone to the dogs, and they’ve fetched her national honors. Two years ago, she started the highly successful therapy dogs program at UNT Health Science Center in Fort Worth. This spring, Whitehead, who’s the Lewis Library Clinical and Research Services Coordinator, and a colleague will tell a national audience how it’s done. Read More »

Mar 30, 2015

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New study carrels enhance learning at Lewis LibraryBackpack, textbooks, phone, laptop, headphones, coffee, water bottle, snacks: study-time necessities. Space for all that? Not a problem in the Lewis Library’s spacious yet private study carrels. They’re drawing raves since their mid-January installation. “I love it. It’s like a cubicle but larger and not claustrophobic,” said second-year medical student Rumsha Hafeez while studying for Read More »

Feb 13, 2015