RESEARCH & INNOVATION
Associate professor examines telemedicine as tool for alcohol use disorder management
Dr. Scott Kruse, an associate professor in Texas State University’s School of Health Administration, headed a systematic review of the effect of telemedicine in the management of alcohol abuse. Uses include mobile applications to signal to a person that he or she is approaching an area of temptation.
February 4, 2020
Gizmodo | February 11, 2020
“We identified several psychological factors to be significantly related with social media addiction: low empathic concern for others, low conscientiousness, high perceived stress, and having major depressive disorder.”
Austin American Statesman | February 07, 2020
He retired as professor at Texas State University two years ago. This go-round, it’s as executive director of the Texas State Historical Association, the nonprofit group that serves history buffs and scholars. It is the oldest learned society in Texas.
KUT | February 05, 2020
An Austin transportation group hopes a first-of-its-kind study will encourage fewer employees to drive alone to work downtown. Dr. Melinda Villagran, director of the Translational Health Research Initiative at Texas State, partnered with the transportation group to conduct the survey.
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