Tagged: Research Spotlight

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Stress-free Training May Enhance Surgical Skill

University of Houston and Methodist Hospital researchers are reporting in Nature Scientific Reports that the best way to train surgeons is to remove the stress of residency programs and make surgery a hobby. Under...

College Students vs. Mathematics: Why the Difficulties?

Anytime along a student’s travels through school, difficulties in math can arise for a variety of reasons that might include math-specific and other cognitive problems, lack of motivation, socioeconomic barriers and educational factors. Now...

Musa Ozturk, a UH graduate student, stands in front of the award-winning poster with Jianping Wu, senior principal scientist at Medtronic and co-author of the study.

UH Student’s Poster Places At Neuromodulation Symposium

Musa Ozturk, a Ph.D. student in biomedical engineering at the UH Cullen College of Engineering, presented a poster at the Neuromodulation Symposium at the University of Minnesota and won second place out of 120 presentations. The...

Ethics in Science Lecture Series | Welfare, Work, and Witness: Why Clinical Research Can Survive the Death of a Healthy Subject

Speaker: Laura Stark, Ph.D., Vanderbilt University When: Friday, April 3, 2015 – 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm Where: Health and Biomedical Sciences Building, Room 267, Main Campus, University of Houston (Click for Map) Cost: FREE and open...