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.
Medical students at Baylor have the opportunity to join one of seven pathways that allow them to explore their interests and customize their education to match their career goals. Vignesh Ramachandran discusses his experience in the Space Medicine Pathway in this Q&A.
When a group of fourth graders from New Jersey needed help with their First Lego League challenge, they called experts from the Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRISH) at Baylor College of Medicine.