zoorob.roger (372x158)

Meet Our Chair

Roger Zoorob, M.D., MPH, FAAFP is the chair of the Department of Family and Community Medicine. Read his remarks on FY2016.

Jason Salemi, Ph.D., MPH (372x158)

Jason Salemi, Ph.D., MPH Creates Webinar

Contributing to building technical and interactive data capacity in public health surveillance, Jason Salemi, Ph.D., MPH prepared a 1-hour webinar on data visualization (applied to birth defects surveillance) that was used at the National Birth Defects Prevention Network's annual meeting. The CDC and the Network have made the webinar widely available. (June 2016)

Alicia Kowalchuk, D.O. (372x158)

Opioid Overdose Reversal Drug Without Prescription

Dr. Kowalchuk wrote a standing prescription making the opioid overdose reversal drug, Naloxone, available at Walgreens without prescription. Her actions were featured by the Houston Chronicle the Austin Sentinel and KUT.ORG. See information on Texas Overdose Prevention Legislation 

Sandra Gonzalez, MSSW, LCSW (372x158)

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Prevention

Sandra Gonzalez, MSSW, LCSW was quoted in the NASW News, published by the National Association of Social Workers about the multi-disciplined work to prevent Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders.