The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHSCH) is in the Texas Medical Center. It is composed of six schools, an institute of molecular medicine and a psychiatric center. Their mission is to treat, cure and prevent disease.
The UTHSCH offers programs in biomedical science, health information, medicine, nursing and public health.
The Dental branch trains the best oral health care practitioners there can be in Texas. The branch has 12 accredited academic programs and 8 recognized specialty programs.
The Biomedical Sciences concentrates in areas such as Biochemistry, Genetics, Cell biology, Pathology, Virology, Toxicology, Microbiology and more.
Medical school has the commitment to provide the best education and training program for the future physicians of Texas. The degrees include Doctor of Medicine, Master of Science in Clinical Research and Doctor of Philosophy.
School of nursing offers Doctor of Science in Nursing, Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Emergency Care, Gerontology, Oncology and more.
And finally the School of Public Health has the mission to improve people?s health by providing the highest quality graduate education, research and community service. This school focuses on disease control, health services organization, community health practice and health promotion and education.
All students can enjoy quick copy center, student counseling service, recreation center, health insurance and medical student health services.