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