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) is the second-largest university in Houston and 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 approximately 14,000 students, boasts more than 66,000 alumni, and offers 45 bachelor’s degrees, 12 master’s degrees, and 19 online programs within four colleges: Marilyn Davies College of Business, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, College of Public Service, and College of Sciences and Technology. UHD has one of the lowest tuition rates in Texas.

U.S. News and World Report ranked UHD among the nation’s Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Applied Administration and Best Online Master’s Programs in Criminal Justice, as well as a Top Performer in Social Mobility. The Wall Street Journal/College Pulse ranked UHD one of the best colleges in the U.S. for its 2024 rankings, with notable distinctions: No. 1 for diversity (tied) and No. 3 for student experience. The University is designated as a Hispanic-Serving Institution, a Minority-Serving Institution, and a Military Friendly School. For more information on the University of Houston-Downtown, visit uhd.edu.