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UTHealth Houston students take on the roles of financially struggling families in a poverty simulation.

Policy in Practice

Nov 16, 2023

Health Care Policy for Health Professionals (HP²) prepares students to advocate for patients, health care system improvements.


Mahrokh “Mitzy” Kobeissi, DNP, FNP-C

Trailblazing Telehealth

Nov 16, 2023

“Telehealth is part of our life now. It’s part of our infrastructure,” said Mitzy Kobeissi, DNP, FNP-C. 


Christopher J. and Maria C. Pappas with Ernesto Treviño.

A new scholarship for veterans

Nov 03, 2023

Military service and philanthropy are family values for Maria C. Pappas. Cizik School of Nursing at UTHealth Houston and student Ernesto Treviño is the first recipient of the Maria C. and Christopher J. Pappas VBSN Scholarship.


Rachel Pjnnakin, Fiona Smith, and Rajui Pillai

Students shine at Scholar’s Day

Nov 02, 2023

Students practice their presentation skills during the 2023 Scholar’s Day at Cizik School of Nursing at UTHealth Houston.


Sheryl Malone-Thomas, Diane Santa Maria, and Robin Hardwicke received awards at the ANAC conference in New Orleans.

HIV Nursing Honors

Nov 01, 2023

Three faculty members and the Houston Gulf Coast Chapter received awards at the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care 2023 Conference.


Carolyn Pickering

2023 Diaz-Lewis Lecture

Oct 27, 2023

Carolyn Pickering, PhD, RN, and other experts share their perspectives during 2023 Carla Diaz-Lewis Domestic Violence Lecture.