UTHealth School of Public Health was featured in the following media stories recently.
Two UTHealth faculty members are scheduled to be on KPRC Radio's Fifty+ show at 11 a.m. Sunday. Korsh Jafarnia, M.D., will discuss the diagnosis and treatment of hand injuries and Robert Emery, Dr.P.H., will talk about how to avoid common injuries associated with home remediation. Their interviews will be rebroadcast that afternoon at 4 p.m. on KTRH Radio.
Dietetic intern Diana Guevara was quoted in a TMC Pulse story about the health benefits of chocolate.
Eric Jones, Ph.D., was featured in a Texas Medical Center press release about the TMC Health Policy Institute Natural Disaster Policy Grant.
In a Slate Magazine article, James Langabeer, Ph.D., M.B.A., commented on the appropriate use of emergency medical transportation.
Joseph McCormick, M.D., was interviewed by KURV Radio in McAllen about the flu vaccine and a potential new treatment being developed in Japan.
Belinda Reininger, Dr.P.H., and Joseph McCormick, M.D., were included in a KGBT-TV Channel 4 story about how Brownsville is working to be a healthier city.
Catherine Troisi, Ph.D., spoke with Stephanie Whitfield from KHOU-TV Channel 11 about the high rate of deaths in Texas due to flu. Troisi also spoke with Jim Forsyth from WOAI Radio in San Antonio about the treatment and prevention of norovirus after an outbreak was reported at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.