SRPH Trains South Texas Health Workers

SRPH Trains South Texas Health Workers

September 2, 2010

The Texas A&M Health Science Center (HSC) School of Rural Public Health McAllen Campus and the McAllen Asthma Coalition (MAC) recently partnered with the Texas A&M University Center for Housing and Urban Development colonias program (CHUD) to offer asthma certified continuing education training for South Texas community health workers (promotores).

McAllen campus joins asthma coalition

March 1, 2010

A new organization, the McAllen Asthma Coalition (MAC), is pioneering a unique education program in elementary schools to help children learn how to manage their asthma.

SRPH Dr. Carrillo-Zuniga named Fellow for CDC Environmental Public Health Leadership Institute

March 10, 2009

Genny Carrillo-Zuniga, M.D., Sc.D., assistant professor in the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health, has been named a Fellow for the 2009-2010 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Environmental Public Health Leadership Institute.