NASA's partnership with HHP and the award for a $1 million grant from the space agency to HHP faculty Dr. Richard Simpson was featured by the Houston Business Journal. Dr. Simpson is the principal investigator for the project which focuses on changes in human immune systems in space.
Dr. Richard Simpson
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HHP and NASA
The HHP department has a longstanding relationship with NASA and offers a graduate program in Human Space Exploration Sciences and a Doctoral Curriculum in Space Life Sciences.