Nursing/Health Sciences

TCU and UNT Health Science Center to create new medical school

MD program will strengthen team model of education UPDATE (March 17, 2016): Texas Christian University and UNT Health Science Center have selected Stuart D. Flynn, M.D., dean of the University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix, as the founding dean of the new M.D. school the two institutions are establishing in Fort Worth. Learn more. Texas Christian… Read more »

Suzy Lockwood named Center for Connection Culture Hero

For her steadfast commitment to maintaining and strengthening a relationship-based culture at TCU, Suzy Lockwood has been selected as the Spring 2015 Center for Connection Culture Hero. Lockwood is director of undergraduate nursing studies in the Harris College of Nursing & Health Sciences, as well as a nursing professor and the director of the Center for Oncology Education &… Read more »

April focus on prevention of child abuse

The month of April has been designated as National Child Abuse Prevention Month and TCU’s College of Education and Dept. of Social Work have teamed with Alliance for Children to help raise awareness of the importance of preventing child abuse. April 14: Stewards of Children Training Stewards of Children is a training program that educates… Read more »

Opening up a world of rehabilitation

New hearing aid service at the Miller Speech & Hearing Clinic provides service to community while giving students more knowledge of technology in the field. Via TCU Magazine By Rick Waters ’95 More than a year ago, Nowell Donovan detected something wasn’t right. Students in his geology courses could hear him. They answered questions and… Read more »

March 25 lecture to examine relationship between technology and literacy

On March 25, Twyla Lofin will present “iTech, iTeach Struggling Readers,” a lecture examining technology integration in the classroom. Co-presented by the ANSERS Institute and the Harris College Davies School of Communication Sciences and Disorders (COSD), the program is designed for those studying or teaching COSD, special education or general education. The lecture will take place from 4-7 p.m…. Read more »

Graduate programs listed among best in nation

U.S. News & World Report has ranked several of TCU’s graduate programs among the top in the nation. Rankings are published in the magazine’s 2016 edition of “Best Graduate Schools,” which was released online March 10 and will hit newsstands April 7. TCU’s Neeley School of Business graduate program is tied at No. 63 out… Read more »

Susan Weeks named dean of Harris College of Nursing & Health Sciences

TCU’s Harris College of Nursing & Health Sciences has a new dean: Susan Weeks. Weeks has served as acting dean since January 2014, in addition to her roles as associate dean for nursing and health innovation and director of the TCU Center for Evidence Based Practice and Research: A Collaborating Center of the Joanna Briggs Institute. Nowell Donovan, provost and vice… Read more »