MD Anderson & University of Texas Health Program

The MD Anderson Cancer Center clinicians and security leaders have been actively involved in the development of our R&D program from the very beginning of the COVID crisis. Many of the family households studied in our 1,000 family research program come from the MDACC and UT Health community. The resources below are provided to their staff and families. Dr. Greg Botz, Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and Adjunct Clinical Professor, Department of Anesthesiology is a co-founder of the Med Tac Bystander Rescue Care Program as is Bill Adcox, the Chief of Police and Chief Security Officer and E.V.P. at MD Anderson and the University of Texas Health Science Center. They have been core to the success of the Coronavirus Community of Practice. See their multiple articles in Campus Safety Magazine. Click for ARTICLES

We have organized important information into Short Video Topics and longer Survive & Thrive Guides™ Courses below.

Survive and Thrive Guide Courses

Survive and Thrive Guide Courses

Program Road Map

This short clip provides the highlights of the courses that have been developed for Essential Worker Families and the Public.

The following Survive and Thrive Guide ™ Courses are organized in reverse chronologic order to allow you to review the latest information first. They have been produced since March of 2020.

The following Survive and Thrive Guide ™ Courses are organized in reverse chronologic order to allow you to review the latest information first. They have been produced since March of 2020.

Back to Work,
School, and Play

Worker & Family Best Practices for 2022

Safer Holidays & Safer Families

Covers potential holiday surge.

Back to Work, School, and Play

Worker & Family Best Practices 2022

Safer Holidays & Safer Families

Covers potential holiday surge.

The Immunocompromised, Seniors, and Children

Addresses the Immunocompromised, Seniors, and Families.

Breaking Family Transmission Chains

Covers breaking family transmission chains.

Special Care for Special Populations

Addresses the Immunocompromized and Families.

Breaking Family Transmission Chains

Covers breaking family transmission chains.

Dealing with Delta: The Critical FAQs

Addresses the Delta Variant surge FAQs.

10 Best Practices For Reopening

Covers actionable practices to reopen.

Dealing with Delta: The Critical FAQs

Addresses the Delta Variant surge FAQs.

10 Best Practices For Reopening

Covers actionable practices to reopen.

Long Haulers & Severe COVID Recovery

Long COVID and inflammatory harm to children and adults.

Vaccines, Variants, and Victory

The key principles of variants, vaccines, and safe success.

Long Haulers & Severe COVID Recovery

Long COVID and inflammatory harm to children and adults.

Vaccines, Variants, and Victory

The key principles of variants, vaccines, and safe success.

What To Do – They’re in the ICU

Guidance on how to help your loved one when they are in ICU.

Emergency Rescue Skills

“How to” identify one in trouble, get them to the ED and home.

What To Do – They’re in the ICU

Guidance on how to help your loved one when they are in ICU.

Emergency Rescue Skills

“How to” identify one in trouble, get them to the ED and home.

Your 2021 Family Safety Plan

The “how to” adjust a Family Safety Plan is addressed.

Providing Care at Home

The “how to” set up care at home and checklists provided.

Your 2021 Family Safety Plan

The “how to” adjust a Family Safety Plan is addressed.

Providing Careat Home

The “how to” set up care at home and checklists provided.

Safety Plan Templates for Everyone

Templates families may use for their own plans are provided.

Creating Your Family Safety Plan

The 5 R design of Family Safety Plans is presented.

Safety Plan Templates for Everyone

Templates families may use for their own plans are provided.

Creating Your Family Safety Plan

The 5 R design of Family Safety Plans is presented.

Keeping Our Kids Safe

Understanding family threats, vulnerability, and risk are covered.

Coming Home Safely

Contamination Prevention Safe Practices covered.

Keeping Our Kids Safe

Understanding family threats, vulnerability, and risk are covered.

Coming Home Safely

Contamination Prevention Safe Practices covered.

The table below provides resource articles that may be downloaded and links to video assets provided to help viewers understand the science behind the COVID Safe Practices.

The table below provides resource articles that may be downloaded and links to video assets provided to help viewers understand the science behind the COVID Safe Practices.