School of Public Health

HSC researchers address social media influences on underage drinking

By Sally Crocker Approximately 11% of all alcohol consumed across the country is within 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 year. Two HSC School of Public Health researchers - Dana M. Litt, PhD, and Melissa A.…

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 Assistant Professor in the Department of Biostatistics…
Heads Up May 2018

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 Administrators (NCURA), to serve a two-year term beginning January…