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SRPH professor joins ASPH/HRSA initiative for public health nurses

May 12, 2006

Jane Bolin, Ph.D., J.D., R.N., assistant professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health, recently was selected by the Association of Schools of Public Health to participate in the Public Health Nursing Leadership Initiative.

Texas A&M Health Science Center components ready for commencement

May 11, 2006

The College of Medicine and the School of Rural Public Health components of the Texas A&M Health Science Center will host commencement ceremonies Saturday, May 20, while the Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas will have graduation Wednesday, May 17.

HSC, Texas A&M-CC partner to educate local Head Start students

March 31, 2006

Books, videos and writing assignments are standard ways to teach students. But how about jumping jacks, games and healthy snacks? That

CBHEC provides health care screenings, exams to colonia

February 27, 2006

In partnership with several organizations, the Texas A&M Health Science Center Coastal Bend Health Education Center recently provided a health fair to colonia residents in South Texas. The Feb. 18 health fair in the Tierra Grande colonia was developed by the Diabetes Education Center of the HSC Coastal Bend Health Education Center under Juan F. Castro, M.D., Coastal Bend Center director.

Hundreds of Greater Coastal Bend students learn about health care careers

February 2, 2006

Making health care careers an exciting and rewarding opportunity for students in the Greater Coastal Bend was the focus of the fourth annual

Katrina Nursing Volunteer Update and Training Session Tomorrow

September 2, 2005

The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center, in collaboration with the Brazos County Health Department's Emergency Preparedness Response Team, will hold a free informational update and training session at 1 p.m. tomorrow (Saturday, September 3) for nurse professionals who are willing to assist area hurricane evacuees. All Paramedics, RNs, LVNs, CNAs and nursing students available to volunteer to assist the individuals coming into the Bryan/College Station area as a result of Hurricane Katrina are invited to participate. The Brazos Valley is in critical need of nurse volunteers to assist in the assessment of the evacuees’ medical needs.

CBHEC to Host Future Nurses

January 24, 2005

The Coastal Bend Health Education Center (CBHEC), a center of The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center, will host the Third Annual Future Nurses Club Conference. The conference is an educational event that is motivational and inspiring to high school students who are interested in pursuing a career in health care.

Castro Named STC Interim Director

September 20, 2004

Juan F. Castro, M.D., has been selected as Interim Director of The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center’s South Texas Center (STC) in McAllen, effective immediately. Dr. Castro also serves as director of the Coastal Bend Health Education Center (CBHEC) in Corpus Christi and will divide his time between the centers.