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San Antonio Express-News: Scarcity of COVID-19 vaccine and fair distribution worry San Antonio hospital administrators

January 22, 2021

A brief reference to UT Health San Antonio was made in this San Antonio Express-News story about the scarcity of COVID-19 vaccines, indicating that an allotment of ours went to the city for its Alamodome appointments. Read the story.


UT Health San Antonio given designation to vaccinate sickest San Antonians

January 21, 2021

In a positive development for San Antonio’s COVID vaccine efforts, the state has designated UT Health San Antonio’s clinical practice a vaccine hub. This unique designation targets a population of over 120,000 of San Antonio’s most medically complex and vulnerable patients.


KSAT 12: Doctors address false claim that COVID-19 vaccine causes infertility, sterilization

January 21, 2021

Dr. Ruth Berggren, Infectious Diseases, is referenced in this KSAT 12 story, mentioning her participation in a KSAT virtual Town Hall in December when she said that several vaccine trial participants got pregnant during the trials without issue, and CO …


San Antonio Report: Long-term care facility residents begin receiving second doses of COVID-19 vaccination

January 21, 2021

Dr. Joseph Cantey, Pediatrics, is referenced in this San Antonio Report story on long-term care residents being vaccinated, saying that the vaccines create a protective immunity against symptomatic disease, but we don’t know yet to what degree that is …


MSN.com: Startling UK study reveals potential long-term coronavirus complications

January 20, 2021

Dr. Jason Bowling, Infectious Diseases, following his comments to KENS 5 TV about a startling UK study that reveals potential long-term coronavirus complications, had this story propagated by MSN. Read here.


KENS 5: Startling UK study reveals potential long-term coronavirus complications

January 20, 2021

Dr. Jason Bowling, Infectious Diseases, commenting to a KENS 5 TV audience about a startling UK study that reveals potential long-term coronavirus complications, said that a fair number of people experiencing a prolonged ICU stay or hospitalization wil …


Vaccine information for UT Health San Antonio patients and the public

January 20, 2021

Eligible UT Health San Antonio patients will be contacted through MyChart or through phone to schedule their vaccine.


San Antonio Express-News: Your turn: Jan. 18

January 19, 2021

The COVID vaccine staff of UT Health San Antonio received high compliments and grateful appreciation from a reader of the San Antonio Express-News. Paula D. Bondurant, in her letter to the editors, described the vaccine process as efficient, organized, …



Journal article reviews century of data showing COVID-19 likely to impact the brain

January 19, 2021

An article published in Alzheimer’s & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association cites decades of published scientific evidence to make a compelling case for SARS-CoV-2’s expected long-term effects on the brain and nervous system.


Yahoo! Finance: Novavax COVID-19 vaccine trial opens at UT Health San Antonio, University Health

January 19, 2021

Dr. Barbara Taylor, Infectious Diseases, was highlighted as the principal investigator of the local study site for the Novavax COVID-19 vaccine trial, part of the COVID-19 Prevention Network, in Yahoo! Finance. Read here. 


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