If you live in 78758, Dell Medical School wants to hear your health care needs

Dell Medical School's department of Population Health will host community focus groups on Oct. 18, 25 and 28.

Dell Medical School's department of Population Health will host community focus groups on Oct. 18, 25 and 28.

The department of Population Health at The University of Texas Dell Medical School is hosting three focus groups this month in North Austin.

Leaders of the program, known as the Household Level Assessment project, or HoLA, will gather information from members of the North Austin community in the 78758 ZIP code about their health needs. The focus group chats will last about 60-90 minutes.

Eligible participants, ages 21 to 95, will receive a $25 gift card and must register with the Department of Population Health at Dell Medical School prior to the meeting they plan to attend by calling 512-686-6041 or emailing [email protected]. For more information, visit www.dellmed.utexas.edu/population-health.

Focus groups in 78758

  • Wednesday, Oct. 18, from 7-8 p.m.
    Lanier High School, 1201 Payton Gin Road, Austin

  • Wednesday Oct. 25 from 7-8 p.m.
    Lanier High School, 1201 Payton Gin Road, Austin

  • Saturday, Oct. 28 from 11 a.m.-noon
    North Austin YMCA, 1000 W. Rundberg Lane, Austin


By Emma Whalen
Emma is Community Impact Newspaper's Houston City Hall reporter. Previously, she covered public health, education and features for several Austin-area publications. A Boston native, she is a former student athlete and alumna of The University of Texas at Austin.


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