January 16, 2009
  In theNews

UNT system financially stable
Fitch ratings scored the UNT system “AA-“ for current revenue system financing bonds scheduled to sell this month and outstanding revenue financing system bonds. The rating means the financial outlook for the bonds is stable based on the system's stable student demand and steady enrollment growth; consistently positive operations; and strong state support for both general and capital purposes. The story appeared in Yahoo! Finance - News & Opinion, MarketWatch, StreetInsider.com, Forbes.com, Yahoo! Canada and Business Wire.

Fort Worth Business Press features UNTHSC
The Fort Worth Business Press included the Health Science Center in a round-up of the booming healthcare industry in the area. The article included how the campus, student numbers, faculty population and research dollars are all on the rise. The Business Press also featured the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine’s rural medicine program, examining the need for this specialized care in the state. Both the Business Press and the Dallas Business Journal included announcements of new faculty and staff at the Health Science Center.

Dangers of children’s medicines
Reprints of the Star-Telegram article including the expertise of Health Science Center pharmacist Dan Hooper appeared in The Island Packet, Catholic Online, The Billings Gazette, Kansas.com, Stamford Times Online, Modesto Bee, Wilton Villager Online, Belleville News-Democrat, TheState.com, STLtoday.com, timesleader.com, Savannah now, signonsandiego.com, SouthBendTribune and The Columbus Dispatch.

Dr. Brenner on the economy and health
The School of Public Health’s Dr. Harvey Brenner continues to appear in media with commentary on the affect of the current economy on mental health. Articles appeared in CNN.com, Apria Healthcare Online, Cox.net for Rhode Island, and The Providence Journal on the subject. UNTHSC logo


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