Long School of Medicine

Dr. Seshadri receives nearly $2 million STARs award

November 14, 2018
 

Such awards are for the recruitment and retention of nationally recognized leaders in translational and clinical sciences.


Beyond Meaningful Use

November 8, 2018
 

by Carrie Vaughan, for HealthLeaders Magazine, February 4, 2010 Better outcomes require better data. Technology can help the healthcare industry achieve better outcomes and cost savings, but only if providers incorporate decision-support tools and a coordinated approach to delivering care. Most electronic health records are a silhouette. Organizations can recognize the patient and, by exchanging […]


Alzheimer's Disease

Dr. Seshadri: We must end the Alzheimer’s tsunami

November 8, 2018
 

The Biggs Institute is an all-out commitment to quelling the rising tsunami. We do it for patients and families, in memory of a great friend to the San Antonio community, Glenn Biggs.




Long School of Medicine recognized by AAMC for community service

November 7, 2018
 

The AAMC noted five areas where the school is addressing community needs through clinical and scholarly means.



Manjeet Rao, Ph.D., UT Health San Antonio

Tiny molecule has big effect in childhood brain tumor studies

November 6, 2018
 

A new study by UT Health San Antonio researchers found that a molecule thousands of times smaller than a gene is able to kill medulloblastoma, the most common childhood brain cancer.



Dr. Cynthia Blanco with families

Professor’s study backs FDA approval of fish oil to save critically ill babies

October 24, 2018
 

Omegaven is a lifesaving fish oil treatment for babies with gastrointestinal complications.