September is National Preparedness Month. The Mid Rio Grande Border Area Health Education Center observed the occasion by offering a staff development day on September 16th for United ISD Health Science Technology teachers. The teachers attended training on emergency preparedness and response. The event took place on the UT Health Science Center Laredo Regional Campus.
The UT Health Science Center Libraries offered a class on health information literacy and K-12 health science resources available for teachers from the National Library of Medicine.
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