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the editor, Natalie Gutierrez,
Inside The Mission...
Curing Children's Cancers
Each year approximately 11,000
Restoring the Joys of Childhood
U.S. children are diagnosed with
cancer. More than 8,000 of those
become long-term survivors.
and researchers are helping
make the number of success
stories even higher.
B R E A K T H R O U G H S
Health Science Center research team discovers gene
mutations associated with altered rates of HIV-1 disease
progression in African Americans--and possibly also in
Alzheimer's patients are being cared for in a safer
environment and with better therapies at a specially
designed facility staffed by Health Science Center
physicians. An 85-year-old patient shares some of her
trials and victories with the disease.
Alzheimer's disease predictors
Ways the Health Science
Center helps you
What's new in science and medicine? These are but a few
of the Health Science Center's recent accomplishments.
Decade of the Bone and
Only five health professionals worldwide were invited to
set goals and strategies for the decade. The Health
Science Center's Dr. Nicolas E. Walsh was one of those
selected for the honor.
Champions of Excellence
The six recipients of the 1997 Presidential Award for
Excellence in Teaching comment on their profession.
Centered on health
Centered on giving
It was a very good
Photo highlights of the Health Science Center's 25th
Health Science Center physicians