UTA hosted its first International Symposium on Traumatic Brain Injury Mechanisms and Protections in April. The event, which brought researchers and experts from across the globe, was chaired by Associate Professor Ashfaq Adnan.
Social work Senior Associate Dean Debra Woody won a $1.3 million grant to train addiction recovery specialists. The award is part of the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration’s Opioid Workforce Expansion Program.
Assistant Professor Cara Boutte is creating a comprehensive model of mycobacterial cell wall regulation to better understand how it responds to stress. The project has important implications, as mycobacteria have developed immunity to many antibiotics.