Health and Wellness

University of Texas at Austin receives $7 million grant for alcoholism research

Oct. 2, 2001

The University of Texas at Austin’s Waggoner Center for Alcohol and Addiction Research announces $7 million in grant funding for new initiatives at UT Austin.

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UT Austin pharmacist issues warning about drugs from abroad

July 9, 2001

As many as 40 percent of U.S. residents who enter Mexico this year will return home with a souvenir of their visit — a prescription drug that has not met U.S. Food and Drug Administration safety standards. While the majority may experience no ill effects, many others risk adverse reactions and some actually may die, according to a researcher at The University of Texas College of Pharmacy.

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Pharmacy student research on medication release honored

June 4, 2001

Two researchers at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy have been honored for developing a method for delaying the release of a medication until the drug can reach the desired location in the body.

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Pharmacy student wins national award for diabetes research project

May 30, 2001

The American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) has presented an award to pharmacy student Rene Garza of The University of Texas at Austin for a community diabetes care research project that will take place in Austin during the next year.

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Fifth anniversary of children's wellness center

May 1, 2001

The University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing and the Del Valle Independent School District celebrate the 5th anniversary of the Children’s Wellness Center.

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