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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 […]



Applause for Dr. Stasik, a Business Journal 40 Under 40 winner

January 11, 2017
 

Chad Stasik, M.D., assistant professor and associate program director for thoracic surgery residency at UT Health San Antonio, has been named a winner of the San Antonio Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 awards.



Dr. Rodriguez named interim dean of School of Medicine

December 14, 2016
 

UT Health San Antonio President William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP, has appointed Ronald Rodriguez, M.D., Ph.D., as interim dean of the School of Medicine, effective Jan. 1.



Exercise

NIH study to gain molecular insights into benefits of exercise

December 13, 2016
 

UT Health Science San Antonio and the UT Medical Branch at Galveston are teaming up to study how exercise changes the body at the molecular level.




Dermatology faculty member Jeffrey Meffert dies

December 12, 2016
 

Jeffrey J. Meffert, M.D., clinical associate professor and residency program director in the Division of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, died Dec. 5. He was 60.