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Simulations take holistic approach to emergency response

Simulations take holistic approach to emergency response

Jul 14, 2022

Cizik School of Nursing at UTHealth Houston community health nursing students were on high alert recently for a daylong “SAFER” simulation jam packed emergency response scenarios. The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) students practiced physical and psychological first aid, CPR/AED skills, mass casualty search and triage, and active shooter response.


Dr. Haley DeLaGarza and Dr. Amy Blok

DeLaGarza, Blok take on nurse anesthesia leadership roles

Jul 14, 2022

Haley DeLaGarza, DNP, CRNA, is stepping up to become the program director of Cizik School of Nursing at UTHealth Houston’s highly rated nurse anesthesia program, and Amy Blok, DNP, CRNA, will become the program’s assistant director effective July 16, 2022.



Emily Barr, PhD, RN, CPNP-PC, CNM

Grant funds study of telehealth for HIV care transitions

Jun 30, 2022

Cizik School of Nursing Assistant Professor Emily Barr, PhD, RN, CPNP-PC, CNM, will use a seed grant from the Texas Development Center for AIDS Research to study whether and how telehealth can support young adults living with HIV as they transition from pediatric to adult care.


UT System goes LIVE with new LIMS

UT System goes LIVE with new LIMS

Jun 16, 2022

The UT System Health Biobank (UTSHB) Consortium Common Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) is now available for use by investigators at UTHSC Houston and UTMB.