School of Nursing

Fox 29: What parents need to know for back-to-school vaccines

August 13, 2021
 

Dr. Karen Schwab, with UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing, was interviewed for a live segment on Fox 29 about what parents need to know about back-to-school vaccinations. Dr. Schwab explained the importance of getting your children vaccinated now and getting the COVID-19 shot for those eligible. Watch story


News 4: Back to school: What parents need to know when it comes to immunizations

August 13, 2021
 

Dr. Karen Schwab, with UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing, was interviewed for a live segment on News 4 San Antonio about back-to-school vaccinations. She spoke to viewers about the importance of getting your children vaccinated, what parents/caregivers can do if they have misplaced a child’s immunization records and that it’s ok to get […]


News 4: SA hospitals seeking more nurses, local nursing school sees applications double

August 11, 2021
 

Dr. Cynthia O’Neal, associate dean of undergraduate studies for the School of Nursing, and graduating nursing student, Peter Young, were interviewed for this News 4 story about local hospitals in need of more nurses and how applications are on the rise for nursing school. Watch story


KSAT 12: UT Health San Antonio’s nursing school applications doubled despite growing nursing shortage

August 10, 2021
 

Dr. Cynthia O’Neal, associate dean of undergraduate studies for the School of Nursing, was interviewed for this KSAT 12 story and said there has been an increased interest in the nursing programs during the pandemic and that applications doubled. Watch story



Inaugural LINC Interprofessional Case Competition fosters meaningful student collaborations

August 2, 2021
 

Organized through UT Health San Antonio’s Quality Enhancement Plan, Linking Interprofessional Networks for Collaboration (LINC), interprofessional teams of first-year professional and graduate students participated in the university’s inaugural interprofessional case competition during spring 2021.




Wellness 360 to launch Green Wellness Program

July 30, 2021
 

Cooking classes and support from group sessions make a greener, healthier lifestyle possible. The School of Nursing’s Wellness 360 clinic is introducing a holistic, plant-based approach to wellness with the new Green Wellness Program: Plants-2-Plate. The new program will launch its pilot sessions on Sept. 17 with cohorts from the School of Nursing, and plans […]