BCM Family
for Faculty, Staff and Trainees
Volume 6, Issue 11
November 2009

Dr. Lorraine Potocki, associate professor of molecular and human genetics at BCM and Texas Children's Hospital


Students gain appreciation for families affected by genetic disorders

First-year medical students have a unique opportunity to participate in sessions that provide a link between medical education in the classroom and patient care in the community.

In This Issue

Teen Health Clinic uses technology to communicate with patients

The Baylor Teen Health Clinic has long been serving teens and young adults in Houston and Harris County, but now the clinic is reaching young men and women through another avenue as well.

Space medicine speaker calls medical students to action

Dr. Christian Otto—a doctor and adventurer—spoke to students in the space medicine elective.

Neurocritical Care Research Conference promotes future collaborations

The work following the first Neurocritical Care Research Conference Committee is moving forward toward its goal of creating a neurocritical care research network.

Sleep Center outreach project for teens gets recognition from Houston mayor

A community outreach project related to teen sleep habits led by several local middle school students and Lata Casturi, a senior sleep technologist at the BCM Sleep Center, has been recognized by Houston Mayor Bill White.

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