Special Programs News

Walking School Bus program increases children's physical activityAug 22, 2011
BCM researchers discover that student participants in a Walking School Bus program had increased rates of physical activity.
HISD teachers become students at Baylor College of MedicineJul 25, 2011
Approximately 250 elementary school teachers from more than 100 HISD schools are participating in the intensive, 10-day training program.
BCM to host genetic series, resource fairs in cities across TexasJun 21, 2011
Baylor College of Medicine's Department of Molecular and Human Genetics to host seminar series on genetics across Texas cities.
Spanish-speaking Houstonians sought for roles in health-promotion playsMay 18, 2011
Forum Theater Project at Baylor College of Medicine seeks Spanish-speaking individuals for roles in health-promotion plays.
Molecular Physiology training program renewed for five yearsOct 7, 2010
BCM's Molecular Physiology training program renewed through grant.
BIPAI seeking physicians for new global health service corps launching July 2011Aug 17, 2010
Program seeks to diversify and scale up global health programs for conditions impacting child morbidity and mortality worldwide.
Seminar helps build leadership traits in pediatric oncology fellowsJul 2, 2010
Reflective Practice Leadership Seminar seeks to teach effective interaction.
BCM home nurse program helps young mothers, childrenJun 22, 2010
Nurse-Family partnership celebrates two years helping young, first-time mothers
Grant expands program for pediatric cancer survivorsMay 7, 2010
Passport for Care, providing health care for pediatric cancer survivors, to expand thanks to grant.
BCM receives accreditation for Emergency Medicine ResidencyMar 4, 2010
BCM's Emergency Medicine Residency program accredited.