13:47 PM

Mobile Mammogram Bus Headed to UHD

The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) Employment Services and Operations has partnered with The Rose to provide mobile mammography screenings from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 29 at Second and Girard Streets.

All UHD employees and their spouses are eligible and can register today [Use Code: UHD]. Appointments last between 15 and 20 minutes, and results can be sent to the employee or spouse and/or a physician of their choosing.

Established in 1986, The Rose is now one of the leading nonprofit breast health care organizations in Southeast Texas. The Rose collaborates with the best medical organizations in Texas and reaches women from Matagorda to Shelby Counties to provide same-day diagnoses and on-site physicians dedicated to breast health care and advanced digital technology. For more information, contact The Rose's Ada Garcia at 281-464-5136 or adagarcia@the-rose.org.


About the University of Houston-Downtown

The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD) – the second-largest university in Houston – has served the educational needs of the nation’s fourth-largest city since 1974.

As one of four distinct public universities in the University of Houston System, UHD is a comprehensive four-year university led by President Loren J. Blanchard. Annually, UHD educates more than 15,000 students; boasts more than 61,000 alumni and offers 45 bachelor’s, nine master’s degree programs and 16 fully online programs within five colleges (Marilyn Davies College of Business; Humanities & Social Sciences; Public Service; Sciences & Technology; and University College).

For the fourth consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report ranks UHD among universities across the nation for Best Online Criminal Justice Programs (No. 27 and No. 15 for Veterans) and Best Online Bachelor’s Programs.

UHD has the most affordable tuition among four-year universities in Houston and one of the lowest in Texas. U.S. News ranked the University among Top Performers on Social Mobility and awarded UHD a No. 1 ranking as the most diverse institution of higher education in the southern region of the U.S. The University is noted nationally as a Hispanic-Serving Institution, Minority-Serving Institution and Military Friendly School. For more on the University of Houston-Downtown, visit www.uhd.edu.