Vineeth John, M.D.

Vineeth John rejoins Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Vineeth P. John, M.D., has rejoined the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at McGovern Medical School as the vice-chair of Education, director of the Geriatric Psychiatry section and director of the Geriatric Psychiatry Unit at the UTHealth Harris County Psychiatric Center.

The 304-bed UTHealth Continuum of Care Campus for Behavioral Health will offer expanded services for mental health patients in the Greater Houston area.

State approves funds for UTHealth continuum of care campus

With the first $6 million in state funds approved by the Legislative Budget Board and the governor to the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC), The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) will oversee construction of a continuum of care campus for behavioral health that addresses a critical need in Texas.

An audience member asks a question to Betsy Broyles Arnold, CEO of the Frank and Barbara Broyles Foundation, during the Sept. 20 World Alzheimer's Day event. Arnold's presentation, titled "Caring For Our Caregivers," explored ways for caretakers of those suffering from Alzheimer's to connect with loved ones while preserving their own mental and physical health.

Arnold shares experiences at World Alzheimer’s Day event

Betsy Broyles Arnold, CEO of the Frank and Barbara Broyles Foundation, gave an emotional talk to caregivers of Alzheimer’s patients, medical professionals, educators and others this week as part of an event marking World Alzheimer’s Day presented by The Phyllis Gough Huffington Endowed Lecture Series and UTHealth Consortium on Aging with UTHealth HCPC.