Long School of Medicine


Researcher says prostate cancer risks aren’t always what we think

November 7, 2016
 

When it comes to prostate cancer biopsies, risk and reality don’t always match up, according to new research published online in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.



Charles A. Rockwood, Jr., M.D.,

Dr. Rockwood marks half century of service to the Health Science Center

November 3, 2016
 

Charles A. Rockwood, Jr., M.D., professor and chairman emeritus, Department of Orthopaedics, director, shoulder service, marked 50 years of service to the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in October.



Bess Frost, Ph.D.

Dr. Frost receives New Investigator Award in Alzheimer’s Disease

October 14, 2016
 

Bess Frost, Ph.D., assistant professor of cell systems and anatomy at the Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies, has been awarded the 2016 New Investigator Award in Alzheimer’s Disease from the American Federation for Aging Research.



The Doctor Is In

The Doctor Is In: Beyond the operating room

October 7, 2016
 

Dr. Zachary Child is an orthopaedic spine surgeon for the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, whose skill set goes beyond the operating room.



Brain, stroke

Discovery may lead to new pain-control strategy

October 7, 2016
 

While it’s not yet a practical answer for chronic pain, a discovery announced Sept. 29 by researchers at the Health Science Center holds out hope for a novel, safe and effective way to control pain at its source.



Primary Care Week 2016

Primary Care Week 2016

September 30, 2016
 

A series of free events will mark Primary Care Week 2016 October 3-7.