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Wilson appointed to leadership role in academic affairs

Emily Wilson will assist with comprehensive academic initiatives, such as enhancing and establishing new academic programs that address ever-changing health care needs and equip graduates to fulfill the health care demands in Texas.

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Outreach program inspires future dentists

Each year members of the Future Dentist Club visit the dental school campus as part of a program that introduces dental medicine as a potential career path.

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Disaster Day simulation grows in size, scope and intensity with community help

A helicopter rushes a critically injured patient to the nearest hospital, nurses hurry to the sides of panicked, bloody patients and desperate faces beg for help. This was the

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College of Nursing announces innovative, accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing

The Texas A&M Health Science Center (TAMHSC) College of Nursing has announced a new program that will allow nursing students to obtain nursing degrees more quickly, and with more advanced education and clinical training.

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David Kang begins his work at TAMHSC Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas,.

Dentist, surgeon begins new era in treating head and neck cancers

Dr. David Kang, assistant professor in oral and maxillofacial surgery, has joined Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry as its first head and neck oncologic and microvascular reconstructive surgeon.

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Lifesaving lessons: Diabetes self-management classes help lower dangerous blood sugar levels

Texas is expected to have nearly eight million residents suffering from diabetes by the year 2040, according to a 2010 report released by the Texas Health Institute, State Demographer’s

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Children’s perspectives on fighting obesity in one of the poorest counties in the U.S.

Imagine streets lined with litter, speeding cars, unleashed dogs and dark streets after sunset.  These are the neighborhoods of the Texas-Mexico Border Colonias where childhood obesity among Mexican-American children

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Fuchs-Young opens research doors with outreach program

One of the major factors in her decision to join TAMHSC was the emphasis on research and outreach programs that target underrepresented minorities in science.

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Summer programs help local students learn about health careers

For many students, choosing the right career is one of the most important decisions they will make. But when it comes to choosing a career in health care, the

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