Long School of Medicine


TPR’s The Source: Barshop battles consequences of aging

February 10, 2017
 

Just because you are getting older doesn’t mean you have to deal with problems related to old age. Some of the world’s leading research on how to fight the consequences of aging is happening here in San Antonio at UT Health’s Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies.




Potential impact of the state budget on UT Health

February 8, 2017
 

In late January, both Texas legislative chambers proposed budget bills of the Legislative Budget Board’s Appropriation recommendations to fund the biennial state budget for fiscal year 2018-19.



In memoriam: Dr. Robert Leon, psychiatry’s founding chairman

February 3, 2017
 

Robert Leonard Leon, M.D., professor emeritus and founding chairman of the Department of Psychiatry, died Jan. 27. He was 92.


Dr. Ramamurthy named San Antonio Peace Laureate

January 31, 2017
 

Rajam Ramamurthy, M.D., emeritus professor in the Department of Pediatrics, has been named the 2017 San Antonio Peace Laureate.


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TPR’s Think Health Science series: Aging with Vitality

January 19, 2017
 

It’s no secret that the U.S. population is aging rapidly. No one is immune. And with aging comes frailty, disease, disabilities, memory loss and more. But what if ….




Bryant Lecture: Achieving Health Equity

January 12, 2017
 

When Noon to 1 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 21 Where Holly Auditorium Details The speaker for the 2017 Frank Bryant Jr., M.D., Memorial Lecture in Medical Ethics will be Camara Jones, M.D., M.P.H, Ph.D., immediate past president of the American Public Health Association. The title of her presentation is “Achieving Health Equity: Tools for a National […]