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Leonard M Baynes
Leonard M. Baynes

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Evans – Gene research
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Professor Barbara Evans returned to the White House in February to share her expertise on genomic research more...


Forbes cites UHLC joint energy law degree with Canada in calling UH a star in the 'Big 12' of energy!  more...

Rep. Garnet Coleman of District 147 shares his thoughts on ways to decrease the rate of inmate suicide in Texas jails. Rep. Coleman suggests telemedicine can prevent jail suicides in talk with UHLC students more... 

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Featured Alum

Kevin Dyer '15

Interest in medicine and law leads UHLC alum to fellowship on Capitol Hill  more... 


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Student Spotlight

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Summer job with League City's top attorney confirms UHLC student's legal aspirations more...

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