Heavy packs can be a pain in the back

A backpack bulging with books and school supplies may be a sign of a student who is aiming to make the honor roll, but doctors at UT Southwestern warn it can also cause back strain and even nerve damage. Read More

Grad student travels to Nobel meeting

Robert Orchard, a graduate student in microbiology, was one of more than 550 young researchers from 77 countries who were selected to meet one-on-one with some of the world’s most honored scientists at the 61st annual Lindau Meeting of Nobel Laureates, Read More

STARS 2011 attracts 35 students to labs

As a ninth-grader, Oscar Contreras participated in a summer science workshop presented by the Science Teacher Access to Resources at Southwestern (STARS) at which teachers at the medical center coach colleagues from area schools on how to make science com Read More