Welcome Reception for New President

Where: Texas Health and Science University When: Wednesday, May 29 at 11:00 a.m.   Please join us at a special reception to welcome Dr. Louis J. Agnese Jr. as the new president of Texas Health and Science University (THSU). Dr. Agnese succeeds THSU founder Lisa Lin, who retired earlier this year.  Prior to joining THSU, Dr. […]

Approved House Bills for Acupuncture Treatments Through Medicare

From the following website: https://www.taoa.org/2018/10/approved-house-bills-for-acupuncture-treatments-through-medicare/   Great news! In response to the opioid crisis in America, several bills have been proposed by The House of Representatives to create alternatives to opioids for use in pain management. One such item within these bills cites acupuncture as a possible treatment alternative that would be covered by Medicare were […]

President Lisa Lin a Finalist in Austin Business Journal

THSU President Lisa Lin was just recently featured as a nominee and finalist in the Austin Business Journal’s “Profiles in Power: Central Texas Women of Influence” Awards! Please give President Lin your heartfelt congratulations for receiving an honorable recognition amidst such fierce competition. She will always be No. 1 to the faculty, staff, and students […]

Summer 2018 Graduation Ceremony Date

The graduation ceremony for the THSU graduates of Summer 2018 will be held on Saturday, August 25th at 10:00am at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center. Please feel free to come out and cheer on THSU’s newest graduating class. If you’re not able to make it out, don’t worry! Pictures of the event will be […]

Congratulations Summer 2017 Graduates

Congratulations to our Summer 2017 graduates! We were very proud to have had graduates from all of our programs and we had a great time celebrating this momentous occasion with family and friends. We can’t wait for our next graduation, December 17, 2017!

THSU TCM Research Summit 2017 Call for Presentations

Welcome to the THSU TCM Research Summit 2017 Call for Presentations (CFP) THSU TCM Research Summit 2017: Freedom to Choose the Healthcare Patients Want Dates: September 09, 2017 Location: THSU Campus, Austin, Texas The Abstract Submission period is now open! The Organizing Committee is encouraging submissions relating to the following Research Themes: Current studies, mechanisms, […]

Needles in, stress out: Travis County deputies turning to acupuncture

AUSTIN (KXAN) — There’s a common phrase among corrections officers: The stress behind the fence. “You do not know what you’re going to get into every day and also the stress of us being the academy. We have five hours of the academy and then eight hours of work after that every day,” said Travis […]

THSU partners with Travis County Sheriff’s Office

  AUSTIN, Texas — Local law enforcement are testing out some alternative medicine to calm their bodies and their minds. The Travis County Sheriff’s Office will be getting free weekly acupuncture treatments by Texas Health and Science University interns. County Commissioners approved the deal between the two on Tuesday. Interns will visit the sheriff’s office […]

Hsing Wu University Joint Declaration

Texas Health and Science University celebrated the signing of a joint declaration of collaboration with Hsing Wu University in Taiwan (醒吾科技大學).