Long School of Medicine

Presidential Award winner: Mark T. Nadeau, M.D., M.B.A., FAAFP

August 9, 2017

Clinical professor in family medicine recognized for Teaching Excellence.

Research advances fight against deadly parasite

August 8, 2017

Scientists at UT Health San Antonio have discovered why oxamniquine, a drug used to treat a global infection called schistosomiasis, is only effective against one species of the parasitic flatworm.

Erase Cancer

Researcher contributes to screening guidelines for pediatric cancers

August 2, 2017

Panel will determine guidelines for more than 50 of the most common syndromes that can develop into pediatric cancer.

Express-News: Study suggests brain-injured children may ‘be in there’

August 1, 2017

After Liz Tullis’ 17-month-old son Conrad suffered a severe brain injury when he nearly drowned in a swimming pool in 2004, doctors advised her to withdraw care or perhaps institutionalize her child. But Tullis didn’t heed their words. Read the full story

Presidential Award winner: Andrew D. J. Meyer, M.D., M.S.

July 27, 2017

One in a series Distinguished Junior Research Scholar Andrew D. J. Meyer, M.D., M.S., assistant professor, Division of Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine Watch the video Remarks by Dr. Henrich at the March 6 awards dinner: “Dr. Meyer serves in the Department of Pediatrics as a […]

Long School of Medicine names first chief diversity officer

July 27, 2017

Chiquita A. Collins, Ph.D., has been named the inaugural vice dean for inclusion and diversity and chief diversity officer in the Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine, Interim Dean Ronald Rodriguez, M.D., Ph.D., announced.