School of Nursing to coordinate South Texas Latino Alzheimer’s research network

February 24, 2022

Latino voices to shape new studies to improve care, support for families living with dementia South Texas Latinos will have the opportunity to share the challenges and concerns of living with dementia and caring for individuals affected by dementia through a new project of The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, also […]

Congratulations to the 2022 Presidential Awards recipients

February 15, 2022

Every day, our employees work tirelessly to advance our missions of education, research, clinical care and community service. Established in 1985, the Presidential Excellence Awards recognize exemplary performance by individuals who consistently excel in their positions and demonstrate a strong commitment to the mission and core values of UT Health San Antonio.

UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing’s Wellness 360 wins national award for pediatric vaccinations and well-child visits

February 11, 2022

Part of federal initiative to stem COVID-19-related declines in routine childhood vaccinations and care The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), announced that the UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing’s Wellness 360 Pediatrics practice was among 20 winners of the “Promoting Pediatric Primary Prevention […]

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Wellness 360 introduces program dedicated to women’s health care

December 30, 2021

By Rachel Dowler The School of Nursing’s Wellness 360 clinic has launched Women’s Wellness Days, a program to help employees and students access routine and specialty women’s health care without having to go off campus. Emily C. Carder, DNP, MSN, WHNP-BC, is a board-certified nurse practitioner specializing in women’s health. She saw the need for […]

Fox 29: SA STRONG: Local program gives mothers a chance at recovery

December 20, 2021

Dr. Lisa Cleveland, professor with the UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing, was interviewed for a story on KABB Fox 29 in San Antonio on the new Women’s Wellness Campus, which is being built with nonprofit Crosspoint Inc. to expand care for pregnant and parenting mothers recovering from substance-use disorders alongside their children. The […]

KENS 5: One year later: UT Health San Antonio professor reflects on historic vaccination

December 15, 2021

Adelita Cantu, PhD, RN, FAAN, associate professor in the School of Nursing at UT Health San Antonio, spoke to KENS 5 viewers in this story about the one-year anniversary of receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. She spoke about her experience, the importance of getting vaccinated, vaccine availability for children and the continued commitment of our organization […]