3 News Items Found
July 20, 2022
Health policy fellows Sandra McKay and Peter Hotez and Sandra McKay discussed the latest COVID-19 variants and how COVID and monkeypox vaccines will affect back-to-school check-ups for children with Town Square Talk.Read more at Houston Public Media.
May 20, 2022
"We must look for solutions to ensure that all children are protected, and work collaboratively and without hesitation to improve upon policies and procedures to keep children safe within their schools and communities,” said Dr. Sandra McKay, the Center for Health and Biosciences' nonresident fellow in firearm injury prevention and safety. “The kids need help now, and it is our ethical duty as physicians, researchers, parents and policy influencers to act.”Read more at the Baker Institute Newsletter.
May 19, 2022
Nonresident fellow Sandra McKay has investigated the availability of gun retailers offering storage in the greater Houston area for those who need to temporarily remove a gun from their homes. “Legal concerns were some of the biggest barriers, so I think there's some opportunities that we can potentially offer some solutions," she said.Read more at the Houston Chronicle.