Investigators from The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center College of Medicines Childrens Immunization Education Initiative (CIEI) Program will present their findings from a childhood immunization survey in Hidalgo County colonias at two meetings this week at the A&M Health Science Centers South Texas Center in McAllen.
The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health, celebrates the beginning of construction on its new building on Wednesday, September 15, 2004, at 10 a.m. The celebration will be held at the building site on Texas A&M Universitys west campus, at the corner of Adriance Lab Road and University Drive.
For the last five years, the School of Rural Public Health (SRPH), at The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center, has offered its masters degrees via distance education in several regions of Texas. SRPH begins its first distance education classes in Austin on August 30, 2004. This will be the first Master of Public Health degree program ever offered in Austin.
The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health (SRPH) received full accreditation this week from the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH). The accreditation lasts for seven years, the maximum amount of time granted to a school, and requires no interim reports from the school.
The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health held its first golf tournament Monday, May 17, at Pebble Creek Country Club. The funds raised will support activities such as student travel to seminars, conferences, or field work; student scholarship support; and student awards and honors at graduation.
Sixty-five percent of Texans feel the current amount spent on prevention research—less than one cent of every U.S. health care dollar—is too little, according to a poll released today at a Texas Public Health Association meeting in Houston.