Weather Alert: Oct. 27, 2021
The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch through 4 p.m. today as a strong cold front, heavy rainfall, and potentially damaging winds move through the Greater Houston area. You may have received the National Weather Service (NWS) push notifications to your portable device via your phone cell provider.
UTHealth Safety, Health, Environment, and Risk Management is monitoring weather conditions in the Texas Medical Center and will provide UTHealth Alert updates if a threat is detected.
Weather-related warnings are always based on conditions within the Texas Medical Center. Please continue to monitor your local weather conditions and news outlets for your safety.
In case of an emergency, ensure you have contact information at hand to communicate to your supervisor or instructor should you find yourself at risk during inclement weather.
BBA, Management Information Systems | Lamar University
Kristine Estes is the Manager of Clinical IT & Web Services for the Technology Services and Informatics department at the UTHealth School of Dentistry in Houston. She has worked in technology in both the private and non-profit sectors for 15 years. She has experience with application development, electronic health records, PACS, electronic claims processing, enterprise information management, project management, data governance, knowledge management, and insurance. She received a BBA in Management Information Systems from Lamar University. She serves on various UTHealth School of Dentistry committees and task forces.