June 10, 2011 Comments Off on The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
With more than 30 years of experience in the field of neurosurgery, Dr. Arthur Day currently acts as a Professor of Neurosurgery at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), which is known for its comprehensive academic health programs and its schools of medicine, biomedical sciences, and nursing and public health. With a community that numbers more than 10,000 that includes faculty, students, staffers, and residents, UTHealth acts as the largest health education institution in Texas.
UTHealth possesses impressive rankings and 19 of its medical school faculty were named among America’s Top Doctors. In addition, out of 535 schools, UTHealth came in at number 60 in funding from the National Institutes of Health. U.S. News & World Report LP has ranked the School of Nursing in the top 5 percent of nursing schools, and the School of Public Health has held the number one spot in doctoral health education.
Primary teaching hospitals affiliated with UTHealth include The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, the Lyndon B. Johnson General Hospital, Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, and The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center at Houston. At these institutions, students are afforded learning opportunities as well as fellowships and residencies.