Special Programs News
Donated laptops helps HIV-positive teens in Africa transition to adulthood Jun 1, 2015 Pilot program pairs HIV-positive African teens with donated laptops to help with transition to adulthood.
DeBakey High School students inspired by astronauts during visit to space institute Apr 16, 2014 Workshop encourages students to enter the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics with visit to the Nation Space Biomedical Research Institute headquarters in Houston.
Chevron, Baylor –Texas Children’s team up to improve health disparities in Colombia Apr 9, 2014 Chevron, Texas Children’s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine have teamed up to improve health outcomes in La Guajira, Colombia.
Baylor international HIV/AIDS program to study genetic differences of disease in sub-Saharan African children Feb 17, 2014 Baylor International Pediatric AIDS Initiative at Texas Children’s Hospital receives $3 million grant from National Institutes of Health to study genetic factors in tuberculosis and HIV in African children.
Global health efforts extend to Papua New Guinea with ExxonMobil grant Dec 2, 2013 Texas Children¹s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine have embarked on a program to extend their world class medical care and public health expertise into Papua New Guinea.
CDC director visits Baylor-Uganda Children’s Clinical Center of Excellence Jul 22, 2013 Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, toured the Baylor College of Medicine-Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Clinical Center of Excellence at Mulago Hospital in Kampala, Uganda July 15.
Botswana-Baylor pediatric HIV/AIDS program celebrates 10th anniversary Jun 11, 2013 The Baylor College of Medicine International Pediatric AIDS Initiative at Texas Children’s Hospital opened its first clinic 10 years ago in the region of Africa hardest hit by pediatric AIDS.
Annual Globalization Forum to feature Dr. George Atkinson Apr 19, 2013 The forum, hosted by the Center for Globalization at BCM, will be held in Cullen Auditorium April 29, beginning at 2 p.m.
HISD board approves creation of Baylor College of Medicine at Ryan Apr 19, 2013 BCM joins Houston ISD to create magnet middle school, spark student interest in health and science careers.
BCM major part of new pediatric cancer Dream Team initiative Apr 13, 2013 Pediatric Dream Team Translational Cancer Research Project will provide a total of $14.5 million over four years, with $3.3 million to BCM.