Snakes from the Houston Zoo were used to teach emergency medicine personnel.

FEBRUARY 2011

Snakes Alive!

February 1, 2011

Snakes from the Houston Zoo helped teach a life-saving lesson to a group of BCM emergency medicine faculty, residents, students and applicants to the program.

New ob-gyn chair hits the ground running

February 1, 2011

Dr. Michael Belfort has only been at Baylor College of Medicine a few weeks, but he already has big plans to strengthen the department of obstetrics and gynecology.

Saturday Morning Science welcomes new group of students to campus

February 1, 2011

The sixth year of the Saturday Morning Science (SMS) program at Baylor College of Medicine launched last month with 170 students participating – the most in the program's history.

Weight Watchers partnership

February 1, 2011

BCM is kicking off a pilot program with Weight Watchers to bring you weight management solutions that work – at a great price.

Michael Stephen LeCompte

IN THE SPOTLIGHT

Every month we focus on an outstanding faculty or staff member of the BCM Family.

Michael Stephen LeCompte

Security Services

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Agnès Hernàndez and Stina Salazar

STUDENT CORNER

Agnès Hernàndez and Stina Salazar have been selected as Albert Schweitzer Fellows.

Agnès Hernàndez and Stina Salazar

MS4

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Health Hints

Here are some tips for living with diabetes from Sugar, Heart and Life. For more, visit www.bcm.edu/shl.

  • Eat your meals at the same time every day
  • Do not skip meals
  • Shop from a grocery list and don't shop hungry
  • Limit beverages high in sugar
  • Choose healthy, low fat snacks
  • Limit fatty foods
  • Don't keep candy or snacks out
  • Use alcohol sparingly