Long School of Medicine

Sylvia Leal-Castañon, M.D.

Presidential Award winner: Sylvia Leal-Castañon, M.D.

June 30, 2017

She won a Clinical Excellence Award.

KSAT 12: The Doctor Is In: Getting what you give

June 27, 2017

Dr. Barbara Taylor’s work with HIV in San Antonio has provided her not only with opportunities to prevent the spread of the disease, but it also gave her a welcoming community. View the story

FOX 29: Senator’s cancer diagnosis highlights local search for cure

June 25, 2017

Local doctors are spearheading the search for a breakthrough for the exact type of brain cancer Senator John McCain revealed he’s fighting. Watch the full story at FOX 29

Foundation increases grant for liver cancer research

June 22, 2017

The Clayton Foundation for Research is supporting UT Health San Antonio in the development of a biorepository and new strategies for treating hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), which is the most common liver cancer in adults. The gift originally provided $300,000 in research support each year for five years, but the foundation recently increased the grant to […]

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Voelcker Fund approves $2.3 million for UT Health research

June 16, 2017

Trustees of the Max and Minnie Tomerlin Voelcker Fund have approved more than $2.3 million in new research funding for rising investigators at UT Health San Antonio.

View the TPR Summer Health Hazards presentation

June 15, 2017

Texas Public Radio’s Think Health Science presentation on “Summer Health Hazards” was held June 14 in Pestana.