Thursday, June 18, 2015

Faculty Spotlight: Susie Day

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Meet Dr. Sue Day from our Houston Campus. Dr. Day has an interesting story in that she accidentally (but fortunately) stumbled upon the public health world. Since then, she has been working to promote healthy eating, fitness and hydration for the last 34 years. Learn more in this week’s faculty spotlight video.

 

Every month we will highlighting two faculty members of the Michael and Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living. Tune in each month to learn more about their current projects, thoughts on public health, and advice to future students.


Video and content created by:
Kate McKerlie
MPH Candidate and Graduate Assistant
University of Texas Health Sciences Center
School of Public Health Austin Regional Campus

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Beat the Heat: Preventing Heat-Related Illness this Summer

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Let’s be real here for a moment. It’s hot out there. It is June, in Texas, and it is hot. Though some of us are moderately acclimated to this summertime heat, many of us are more reactive and sensitive to the hot, and we mean hot, weather that occurs this time of year. What’s more- it will only get warmer in the next few months. We are sweating just thinking about it over here….

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Faculty Spotlight: Anna Wilkinson

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Dr. Wilkinson has been with the Austin Regional Campus since 2010. Her research interests vary from genetics and risk taking to performing arts. Dr. Wilkinson's favorite part of her job is working with students. Learn more about her research examining sensation seeking behaviors and gene environment interactions in this week’s faculty spotlight video.


Every month we will highlighting two faculty members of the Michael and Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living. Tune in each month to learn more about their current projects, thoughts on public health, and advice to future students.


Video and content created by:
Kate McKerlie
MPH Candidate and Graduate Assistant
University of Texas Health Sciences Center
School of Public Health Austin Regional Campus