Memorial Hermann Southeast participates in Science and Engineering Festival

By: Kathryn Jungman
| Published 03/13/2015


HOUSTON, Texas – Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital reached out to schoolchildren at Dow Chemical’s Houston Area Science and Engineering Festival held at San Jacinto College last week. The event provided first-hand, impactful experiences to K-12 participants with the goal of generating interest in science, technology, engineering, and math. About 8,000 kids from schools in LaPorte, Deer Park, Channelview, Galena Park, Sheldon, and Pasadena attended.

About Memorial Hermann An integrated health system, Memorial Hermann is known for world-class clinical expertise, patient-centered care, leading edge technology, and innovation. The system, with its exceptional medical staff and more than 20,000 employees, serves to advance health in Southeast Texas and the Greater Houston community. Memorial Hermann’s 12 hospitals include three hospitals in the Texas Medical Center, including the Texas Trauma Institute – a level I trauma center which houses the Life Flight® air ambulance – a hospital for children and a rehabilitation hospital, eight suburban hospitals, and a second rehabilitation hospital in Katy. The system also operates three Heart & Vascular Institutes, the Mischer Neuroscience Institute, three Ironman Sports Medicine Institute locations, cancer centers, imaging and surgery centers, sports medicine and rehabilitation centers, outpatient laboratories, a chemical dependency treatment center, a home health agency, a retirement community and a nursing home. As an Accountable Care Organization, the system also offers employers health solutions and health benefit plans through Memorial Hermann Health Insurance Company.