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Community Outreach

Community health events bring awareness to local residents

December 10, 2018
Texas A&M Healthy South Texas provides families with screenings, information and supplies for creating healthier lives

Texas A&M recognizes medical student for exemplary community impact

April 26, 2018
Luis Seija wins Margaret Rudder Community Service Award

A one-stop clinic for all health care needs, including dentistry

February 7, 2017
How dental students are gaining interprofessional experience while aiding the underserved

A new model for rural health care delivery

January 28, 2015

In rural communities, gaining access to health care can pose a challenge. The Holland Rural Health Rotations program, led by Catherine McNeal, M.D., Ph.D., exposes first-year medical students to the everyday struggles rural families face. Now in it's fifth year, the program has established a strong relationship with the community of Holland, providing health care where it was previously difficult to find.

Dental students serve in Jamaica over summer break

August 11, 2014

As summer clinic drew to a close, nine dental students boarded a flight bound for Jamaica, where many of their patients were treated in dental chairs unlike any the students had ever seen.

Operation East Texas: faculty and students trade summer break for outreach

June 6, 2014

Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry faculty and students are spending part of their two-week summer break providing free dental care to needy individuals in the Southeast Texas area through a partnership with Texas Department of State Health Services.

Texas A&M Health Science Center Coastal Bend Health Education Center receives funds to extend diabetes education program

May 1, 2014

The Texas A&M Health Science Center Coastal Bend Health Education Center (CBHEC) and the Corpus Christi-Nueces County Public Health District (CCNCPHD) have entered a $840,000 service agreement to provide more diabetes education in the Coastal Bend.