Methodist Hospital and the University of Houston System have
signed a 30-year agreement to
jointly develop health service and education programs and to
participate in research efforts and technology transfer, paving
the way for the brightest minds to search for the next scientific
breakthrough, the next vital treatment, and the next important
Canic, professor of mathematics, has
been named one of Houston’s top women in technology by
the Houston chapter of the Association for Women in Computing.
Canic is involved in research to develop improved stents to
treat arteries damaged by aneurysm.
The University of Houston hosted the Alliance for NanoHealth conference in February, featuring Congressman John Culberson as the keynote speaker. The alliance bridges the gap between medicine, biology, materials science, public policy, and nanotechnology to provide new clinical approaches for saving lives.