Knowledge of the health challenges present in space exploration has advanced since the early days of space travel. Baylor College of Medicine and the Health Museum in Houston presented “Health: Moon and Beyond” to discuss the challenges and opportunity behind manned space exploration.
For many families, the holidays are an opportunity to spend time together. However, some people are forced to be away from their loved ones during the holiday season due to work or other obligations. Baylor College of Medicine’s Dr. Leroy Chiao knows about this all too well.
The National Space and Biomedical Research Institute (NSBRI), headquartered at Baylor College of Medicine, has chosen three winners for the Vision for Mars Challenge.
Soldiers and astronauts have inherently dangerous jobs, but there’s one hazard to which many people likely haven’t given a lot of thought– hearing loss. Baylor College of Medicine’s Richard Danielson has devoted his career to audiology-related issues in the military and at NASA, and now he’s being honored for his commitment to the field.