UTPRC in the News
Whether it’s improving the quality of life for teens and families or working with communities to advance knowledge through research and collaboration, The University of Texas Prevention Research Center is at the forefront of adolescent sexual health issues in Texas and beyond. Read the latest news about our distinguished faculty and their outstanding research.
Watch Dr. Melissa Peskin on Fox26 News as she discusses “It’s Your Game” and how it’s working to reduce teen dating violence.
Listen to our own Dr. Susan Tortolero Emery discuss the link between bullying and obesity on WWL AM870 Radio New Orleans. Her interview starts at 3:57.
October 7, 2013: A recent article featuring Dr. Susan Tortolero on US News and World Report.
August 28, 2013: A recent interview featuring Dr. Christine Markham on Newsradio 740 KTRH.
March 13, 2013: Houston’s NewsFix Channel 39 interviewed Dr. Melissa Peskin about the prevalence of sexting in black and Hispanic teens. The University of Texas Prevention Research Center study of sexting among minority high school students mentioned.