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News 4: Fake weed getting harder to track

March 22, 2017

Dr. Shawn Varney, from emergency medicine and the South Texas Poison Center, is quoted in the story below about synthetic marijuana. Read the story


KENS 5: ‘Quitxt’ app by UT Health helps South Texas youth quit smoking

March 22, 2017

Young smokers in South Texas are the target for an app developed at UT Health San Antonio. Watch the full story at KENS 5


Burial of Ashes Ceremony

March 21, 2017

When 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 3 Where Memorial Park, Greehey campus Details Students and faculty will offer their appreciation to body donors during the annual, solemn Burial of Ashes Ceremony. The donors’ altruistic gifts enhanced the education of ma …


Nurses Week Art Exhibit: Sarah Castillo

March 21, 2017

When Exhibit opening and reception, noon, Monday, May 1 Where School of Nursing 1.102 Details San Antonio artist Sarah Castillo will discuss her concepts of art and the exhibit “Remedies for Remembering.” The exhibit will be on display from May 1  to J …



Cancer survivors fun run/walk set for March 25

March 20, 2017

The Cancer Therapy & Research Center of UT Health San Antonio™ is holding a 2.6-mile fun run/walk for cancer survivors, family members, friends and the community. Called “Give Cancer the Boot,” the event will be held from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 25, at the CTRC, 7979 Wurzbach Road.



Nursing faculty member receives diversity award

March 20, 2017

Norma Martinez Rogers, Ph.D., RN, FAAN, professor of nursing in UT Health San Antonio’s School of Nursing, has received the American Association of Colleges of Nursing’s Diversity, Inclusion, and Sustainability in Nursing Education Lectureship Award.


FOX 29: Hundreds of San Antonio med students celebrate Match Day

March 20, 2017

It’s Match Day for hundreds of medical students from UT Health San Antonio and thousands of others across the nation. Watch the full story at Fox 29


Express-News: Medical students in San Antonio meet their ‘match’

March 20, 2017

Craig Cook, 28, approached the microphone at the John T. Floore Country Store stage with a two-foot-long wooden plank (depicting the words “the determinator” in Sharpie) that had four hats on it. Read the full story at the Express-News


Express-News: Relationship between researchers led to new understanding of the nature of pain

March 20, 2017

Don McGeary learned a lot about pain when he started dating his wife, Cindy, who injured her back shortly after they met several years ago. Read the full story at the Express-News


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