UT Health

About UT Health

Established in 1972 by The University of Texas System Board of Regents, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery and excellence in patient care. The most comprehensive academic health center in The UT System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region, UTHealth is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical sciences, dentistry, medicine, nursing and public health and includes The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center and a growing network of clinics throughout the region. The university’s primary teaching hospitals include Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and Harris Health Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital. For more information, visit


Information Research Science Intern

June 2019 - July 2019 Brownsville, TX
“The community felt like family. They were my mentors, but I felt as if I could approach them without feeling scared.”

UT Health/Cancer Prevention Research Institute of Texas Summer Undergraduate Fellow

June 2018 - August 2018 Houston, TX
“I loved having a group of undergraduates with whom to share this summer. The CPRIT program did a great job pulling together a diverse group of over twenty students to spend the summer here in Houston, and enhanced the experience with Innovation courses, Speechcraft sessions, and the final elevator speech competition.”
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