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HHP Featured in UH Moments

KUHF 88.7, Houston Public Radio, broadcast by the University of Houston, has featured the HHP department in various segments on the program UH moment. UH Moment is a weekly feature heard Wednesdays at 7:49 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Featured each week are students, faculty and administrators telling stories of the innovative research, programs and successes that make up the story of the University of Houston.

Below are some of the UH moments that feature HHP

UH Moment: "UH Health Initiative" - Featuring Dr. Jenny Yi

The segment by Marisa Ramirez featured Dr. Jenny Yi who is the recipient of a two-year grant from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) to study, create and implement interventions for Houston's Vietnamese community. You can listen to the entire segment below:

 

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UH Moment: "Environmental Chamber" - Featuring Dr. Brian McFarlin

The segment by Marisa Ramirez featured an extensive interview with Dr. McFarlin on how working out in extreme climates may suppress the body's immune system. You can listen to the entire segment below:

 

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UH Moment: "Bone Research" - Featuring Dr. Mark Clarke

The best way to prevent a bone fracture is to understand how bone becomes susceptible to fractures.

The segment by Marisa Ramirez featured Dr. Clarke's research on bone loss. You can listen to the entire segment below:

 

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UH Moment: "Slip/Fall Research" - Featuring Dr. Jian Liu's research

The most common cause of emergency room visits is fall injuries. One UH professor wants to help prevent further injuries by examining how we slip and fall. Listen to this week's UH Moment.

You can listen to the segment by Marisa Ramirez below:


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Unique Masters Program at UH

The University of Houston has a new and unique Master's Degree program school officials say will go a long way toward preparing the next generation of space science professionals.

You can listen to the segment by Jim Bell below:


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UH Moment: "Graduate Space Degree"

In the year that we celebrate the 40th anniversary of man's first landing on the moon, UH unveils a new path for students looking to reach the stars.

You can listen to the segment by Marisa Ramirez below:


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CNBR - Featuring the National Center for Human Performance (NCHP)

HHP's Laboratory of Integrated Physiology and the National Center for Human Performance (NCHP) were recently featured on UH Moment, a radio segment featuring stories on the University of Houston. The segment was aired on Houston's 88.7 KUHF, listener supported radio from the University of Houston.

You can listen to the segment by Marisa Ramirez below:


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