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Study Links Pollutants to a 450 Percent Increase in Risk of Birth Defects

Study Links Pollutants to a 450 Percent Increase in Risk of Birth Defects

Pesticides and pollutants are related to a 450 percent increase in the risk of spina bifida and anencephaly in rural China, according to scientists at The University of Texas at Austin and Peking University.

Dell Pediatric Research Institute Opens at Mueller, Brings New Focus To Children’s Health Research at The University of Texas at Austin

Dell Pediatric Research Institute Opens at Mueller, Brings New Focus To Children’s Health Research at The University of Texas at Austin

The University of Texas at Austin's Dell Pediatric Research Institute (DPRI), a new medical research facility that promises to advance understanding of childhood diseases and disorders, opened today (April 23) on the former site of the Robert Mueller Airport.

Educational Psychologist’s Depression Treatment Adopted by Belgium and the Netherlands

A depression treatment program created by University of Texas at Austin educational psychologist Kevin Stark has been adopted by mental health professionals in Belgium and the Netherlands as the government sanctioned treatment for children experiencing depressive disorders.

New Center Helps Alleviate Critical Shortage of Children’s Mental Health Services

The University of Texas at Austin's Department of Educational Psychology is partnering with Dell Children's Medical Center to create the Texas Child Study Center. The center will consist of an outpatient clinic that offers children's mental health services, training for mental health professionals and graduate students, intervention services for families and research opportunities for faculty…   » Continue Reading