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In his keynote address at the 2014 North Texas Health Forum, held during National Public Health Week April 10-11 at UNT Health Science Center, keynote speaker Dan Burden
2nd Annual Health Literacy Symposium
How important is restaurant menu labeling?
UNT Health Science Center joins global WHO network
Giving Voice to the Grief of Infant Mortality
UNT Health Science Center’s School of Public Health (SPH) student team recently won top honors at the fourth annual North Texas Case Study Competition of the American College of Healthcare Executives
SPH instructor named co-investigator on new YMCA project, funded by Sam’s Club
College freshmen who drink too much learn more from some mistakes than others, reports a faculty researcher at the University of North Texas Health Science Center’s (UNTHSC) School of Public Health.
Eight Master of Health Administration (MHA) students shared their summer internship experiences with faculty, staff and fellow students at a recent debriefing at the UNTHSC School of Public Health.
Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price presented a Resolution to UNTHSC Center for Community Health, in recognition of the Dallas Cancer Disparities Community Coalition Breast Cancer Project
West Dallas restaurant Babb Bros BBQ & Blues will host a Breast Cancer Awareness Month fundraising event on October 12, with proceeds benefitting the Center for Community Health (CCH) at UNTHSC
UNTHSC School of Public Health Alumni in Boston
Dean Kurz named to Dallas Business Journal’s Who’s Who
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SPH West Nile surveillance featured in Dallas Morning News
More than 600 probationers in two of the country’s largest court systems – Dallas and Baltimore City, Maryland - are testing a new tool for substance abuse treatment
New Study Focuses on Victimization of Fort Worth Homeless Women
With grant funding from pharmaceutical companies GlaxoSmithKline and Boehringer Ingleheim, the SPH, UNTHSC’s Office of Professional and Continuing Education (PACE) and the Ft Worth Independent School
UNTHSC 2012 North Texas Health Forum cheered the results of their collaboration and a huge victory for the state when Gov Rick Perry signed the 83rd Texas Legislature’s House Bill 3105 into effect.
UNTHSC professor and Biostatistics Chair Sharon Homan, PhD, has found a way to give her students the BEST in academics and professional experience.
With health officials reporting the second case of West Nile virus (WNV) in the state found in Tarrant County in mid-June, the city of Fort Worth is on high alert again this year.
Four SPH students have been selected to participate in the 4th Annual Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) Open School Student Quality Leadership Academy
Dr. Elizabeth Trevino Dawson, SPH assistant professor of HMAP, has been accepted into the 2013-2014 Disparities Leadership Program of the Massachusetts General Hospital Disparities Solutions Center
Dr. Katie Cardarelli, was presented with the 2013 Discover Award by the Girls Scouts of Texas Oklahoma Plains at the organization’s recent Women of Distinction Luncheon.
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MPH graduate student was a presenter, at the recent United Nation’s (UN) 57th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women.
Three School of Public Health faculty members were honored for their research excellence at the recent UNT Health Science Center (UNTHSC) President’s Faculty Awards ceremony.
Congratulations to Dr. Richard Kurz, UNT Health Science Center School of Public Health (SPH) Dean, who has been named a Fellow of the Texas Public Health Association (TPHA)
Statistics show that 2.5 million children in the U.S. age 12 to 20 are severely obese (weighing more than 100 lbs. over ideal weight).