Navigation Links
TLU Professor Bill Squires Receives the 2013 Texas Health Champion Award
Date:8/7/2013

Seguin, Texas (PRWEB) August 07, 2013

TLU Professor of Biology and Kinesiology William G. “Bill” Squires, Jr. is the 2013 Texas Health Champion Award winner. This distinguished achievement is awarded annually to an individual or organization who has mobilized community efforts to prevent and reduce obesity and promote physical activity and nutritional health through research, innovative partnerships, practice, policy development, social marketing or behavioral interventions. His extensive efforts are a model for health awareness and education for communities around Texas and the nation.

Presented by the Michael and Susan Dell Center For Healthy Living, The UT School of Public Health Austin Regional Campus and Live Smart Texas as part of the 6th Annual Texas Obesity Awareness Week, Squires will officially receive the honor Thursday, Sept. 12, at the University of Texas at Austin’s Blanton Museum of Art.

“This is a shared community award between TLU, Seguin ISD, Guadalupe Regional Medical Center and the Seguin District and County Attorney’s offices,” Squires said. “TLU’s longstanding partnership with these organizations, the work of SISD’s Coordinator of Elementary School Physical Education Pete Silvius, and our new partnership with the San Antonio Food Bank are helping to make healthy activities and nutritious food more accessible to local kids. Our research has shown that students who are healthier and well nourished do better in school. We will continue working together for the children of Seguin.”

Squires has taught at TLU for more than 30 years and serves as co-chair of Seguin Independent School District’s Student Health Advisory Council with Assistant Superintendent Dot Whitman where their involvement played a significant role in the development of nine elementary school walking trails. This role, and Squires’ cooperative agreements with the Guadalupe Regional Medical Center, The Seguin Outdoor Learnin
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Sofia University Professor Dr. Kris Brandenburger Receives International Education Faculty Achievement Award
2. Rutgers-Camden professor examines social capabilities of performing multiple-action sequences
3. NYU Professor Li named Pew Scholar in Biomedical Sciences
4. Discrimination Towards Obese People Exposed by A University Professor
5. WesternU COMP Professor to Retire after 30+ Years
6. Creighton Professor Explores Bioethics For The 21st Century In Updated Book
7. PolyU Holds the First Inauguration of Endowed Professorships
8. Professor Patrick G. Johnston Awarded Society for Translational Oncology's Pinedo Prize
9. Professor collaborates on most comprehensive analyses of NSAIDs and coxibs
10. Sofia U Professor, Author and LGBTQ Activist Judy Grahn Wins 2013 Independent Publisher Book Award
11. American Academy of Arts and Sciences elects 3 UC San Diego professors
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/4/2015)... 2015 CCL, a top-ranked, global provider ... program to other leadership development consultancies. “The CCL ... and successful practitioners, expanding our capacity to drive results ... John R. Ryan, CCL President and CEO. , As ... Partner Network , it will schedule a one-on-one conference ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... May 04, 2015 San Diego ... ceremony at their brand new, 13,700 square foot facility ... new building will not only provide fertility treatment and ... also offer community and educational events to a number ... is located next door to their current Carmel Valley/Del ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... Dr. Benjamin Stong of Kalos Facial ... latest non-surgical double-chin eliminator. Dr. Stong is double ... Atlanta to offer Kybella treatments . The FDA ... under the chin, promising to safely dissolve fat deposits ... who sought immediate solutions for their double chin were ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... 04, 2015 Unlike some camps, the Nike Middle ... The goal is to educate first and train second, with ... ensures that the young runners are building the knowledge base needed ... of the topics covered include Effort Based Training, Running Heroes, Running ... to be? This is not a camp where kids come ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... (PRWEB) May 04, 2015 Dr. Richard ... has been chosen to receive the America’s Best Dentist ... Dr. Champagne’s selection as a top dentist is a ... to continuing education and his compassion for his patients. ... professionals who exemplify excellence in their field. These nominees ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:The Center for Creative Leadership Is Partnering with Lead Star to Create the CCL Partner Network 2Health News:San Diego Fertility Center Hosted a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Its New, Expanded Facility 2Health News:San Diego Fertility Center Hosted a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Its New, Expanded Facility 3Health News:Facial Plastic Surgeon First in Atlanta To Offer Kybella Treatments To Reduce Chin Fat 2Health News:US Sports Camps and Select Nike Running Camps Offer Programs for Middle School Runners 2Health News:New Jersey Dentist Dr. Richard Champagne Nominated for America’s Best Dentist Award 2
... delivery combination selectively crosses the tight barrier that protects the ... to brain tumors, a research team led by scientists from ... the January issue of the Journal of Clinical Investigation ... the targeted particles guide payloads to image tumors, treat tumors, ...
... (HealthDay News) -- HIV-positive teens and young women are more likely ... who do not have HIV, a new study finds. Researchers ... aged 13 to 24, who had been treated at four hospitals ... some more than once, for a total of 96 pregnancies. ...
... By Serena Gordon HealthDay Reporter , TUESDAY, ... for profit are more likely to have patients who require ... who need longer times in hospice care, research reveals. ... hospices a flat daily rate, regardless of care needs -- ...
... research from University of Michigan says brain scans showing ... the person whose brain is being scanned. Emily ... recently led a study that scanned the brain activity ... would have an impact on their ability to quit ...
... from human placenta left over from live births and ... one kind of melatonin receptor, MT1. This potentially therapeutic ... laboratory test tube and animal models of stroke. ... with melatonin receptor MT2. Researchers from the University ...
... HealthDay Reporter , TUESDAY, Feb. 1 (HealthDay News) ... from meningococcal meningitis, a potentially deadly infection of the ... up-to-date whooping cough vaccines in light of recent outbreaks, ... American Academy of Pediatrics issues updated vaccination guidelines annually. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Targeted particle fools brain's guardian to reach tumors 2Health News:Targeted particle fools brain's guardian to reach tumors 3Health News:Targeted particle fools brain's guardian to reach tumors 4Health News:HIV Linked to Higher Pregnancy Rate in Young Women 2Health News:For-Profit Hospices May Prefer Certain Types of Patients: Study 2Health News:For-Profit Hospices May Prefer Certain Types of Patients: Study 3Health News:Brain scans predict likely success when it comes to quitting smoking 2Health News:Transplanted human placenta-derived stem cells show therapeutic potential in stroke models 2Health News:Pediatricians Issue New Vaccination Recommendations 2Health News:Pediatricians Issue New Vaccination Recommendations 3
(Date:5/4/2015)... -- RadiologyAuction will have their first auction starting May 5 ... the end of the auction on May 27 th ... Cr,s, Agfa and Sony, printers and GE portable x-rays ... equipment will be available at later auctions each month ... buying and selling imaging equipment, the brokers at RadiologyAuction ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... -- Makindus, Inc. a specialty pharmaceutical development company focused on ... has granted orphan drug designation for their lead candidate, ... "We are extremely pleased to now have orphan drug ... for Europe . This complements and ... States for which orphan designation has already ...
(Date:5/4/2015)... , May 4, 2015   HeartWare International, Inc ... invasive, miniaturized circulatory support technologies that are revolutionizing the treatment ... Doug Godshall , is scheduled to present at the ... Las Vegas on Thursday, May 14, ... The live webcast of the Company,s presentation at the conference ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:RadiologyAuction Announces Event Starting On May 5th 2European Medicines Agency (EMA) Grants Orphan Designation for Makindus' MI-100 for Stargardt's Disease 2HeartWare Presentation At Bank Of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Health Care Conference To Be Webcast 2
... As part of the Help America ... the first approved candidate with hearing instruments at no ... came into the Beaverton clinic because of hearing concerns. ... those that have hearing loss and limited financial resources ...
... Spectrum Control, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPEC ), a leading ... today that it will release its fourth quarter and fiscal ... close of the market. Following the release, Spectrum Control will ... discuss the Company,s operating results for the quarter and fiscal ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Accurate Hearing & Audiology Clinics / Help America Hear - One Person at a Time 2
4 hour identification of over 70 medically important, oxidase-negative, gram-negative bacilli, including E. coli, based on enzyme technology....
Agglutinating sera for serological identification of E. coli by slide and/or tube agglutination tests. Agglutinating sera are packaged 2 mL / vial....
For presumptive identification of Escherichia coli using enzyme technology. Tests: Indole, MUG...
A direct qualitative enzyme immunoassay for detection of E.coli Shiga Toxin 1 and 2 in fresh or preserved fecal specimens....
Medicine Products: