Research Archives

Using ergonomics to help reduce pain from technology use

December 16, 2021
Study indicates interventions are needed to prevent musculoskeletal disorders from using smartphones

Fourth-year medical students present research at inaugural showcase

December 15, 2021
The Senior Research Showcase helps fourth-year medical students gain experience presenting their research

Six recommendations for promoting COVID-19 vaccine acceptance

December 14, 2021
First report from the Lancet Commission on Vaccine Refusal, Acceptance, and Demand in the USA provides six recommendations for improving COVID-19 vaccine uptake

Dentistry professor uncovers 1,300-year-old murder case

December 8, 2021
A skeleton discovered in an ancient tomb in China was determined by Qian Wang to be a victim of a brutal homicide

Quality sleep reduces dementia risk, dental researchers find

December 8, 2021
The study also suggests that an anti-snoring device may slow onset of Alzheimer’s disease

Why does the COVID-19 virus ‘escape’ from our immune system?

December 6, 2021
New research discovery could lead to development of therapies to prevent COVID-19 virus from proliferating in the human body

Analyzing mental health stigma in Latinx/Spanish-language media

November 18, 2021
Better understanding of the portrayal of mental health stigma in Latinx/Spanish-language media is necessary to improve the use of mental health resources in Latinx populations

New program shows importance of engaging fathers in childhood obesity interventions

November 9, 2021
New father-focused childhood obesity prevention program for Mexican-heritage families in South Texas showed improvements in healthy habits

New methods to improve analysis of clinical trial data from waterfall plots

November 8, 2021
Study shows new way to use existing data and visualization tools to gain a greater understanding of cancer treatment efficacy in phase II clinical trials