Long School of Medicine
The discovery is expected to be a springboard for future development of novel drugs to treat cardiovascular disease, metabolic disorders such as diabetes and other diseases.
Dr. Yetunde Ibrahim, a reproductive endocrinologist in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, was interviewed for this story by STAT that discusses infertility among Black women. Dr. Ibrihim says Black women are underrepresented in infertility clinical trials. Read the story.
Dr. Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, spoke to News 4 San Antonio audiences about a condition scientists and COVID survivors call “brain fog.” Dr. Verduzco-Gutierrez, who runs a recovery clinic for COVID patients, indicates that more data is becoming available from MRI studies where scientists can look at specific parts of the brain. Read […]
Dr. Robert Leverence, chief medical officer of UT Health Physicians, discussed preparing for the flu season with COVID-19 and why getting the flu shot is so important for everyone in the community. Read and watch the story.
Dr. Fred Campbell, Hospital and General Medicine, answers listeners’ questions about how to best protect themselves against the aerosolized spread of COVID-19, the effectiveness of UV light sanitizers and masking after the pandemic is over. Listen to the interview.
Dr. Ruth Berggren, Infectious Diseases, answered questions about voting amid the coronavirus pandemic for Texas Public Radio listeners. Listen to the interview.