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Public CTRC celebrates cancer survivorship with 5K run/walk May 14

April 25, 2016

In a celebration of cancer survivorship, people from throughout San Antonio who are receiving cancer treatment or who have overcome cancer can run or walk for free in the Cancer Therapy & Research Center ‘s ‘Give Cancer the Boot!’ 5K Run/Walk. Read …

MedPage Today: SCAI: Women Less Likely to Die After TAVR

April 25, 2016

Women had fewer deaths after transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) than men, despite near-doubled risk for in-hospital vascular complications, a late-breaking study here suggested. Read the full story at MedPage Today

News 4: Registration open for ‘Give Cancer The Boot’ 5K Run/Walk

April 25, 2016

When it comes to fighting cancer, many turn to chemotherapy or medication, but exercise can also benefit patients. Watch the full story at News 4


2016 Commencement

April 21, 2016

Schedule Deaf Education 11 a.m., Saturday, May 14 Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences 4 p.m., Friday, May 20, Holly Auditorium School of Dentistry 9 a.m., Saturday, May 21, St. Mary’s University-Bill Greehey Arena School of Nursing 2 p.m., Saturday, …

Spring Wellness Day

Don’t miss Spring Wellness Day today!

April 21, 2016

The annual Spring Wellness Day April 21 kicked off with a 5K Fun Run/Walk led by Health Science Center President William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP. The event, hosted by the Campus Health & Wellness Committee, promotes wellness and healthy living for t …

Pharmabiz: Elekta introduces leading treatment planning software, Monaco version 5.11

April 20, 2016

Elekta, a human care company, announced that Monaco version 5.11, the latest update to its industry-leading treatment planning software, is available for clinical release. Read the full story at Pharmabiz

Fiesta River Parade

HSC does Fiesta!

April 20, 2016

For the first time in many years, the Health Science Center sponsored a float during the Texas Cavaliers River Parade, held annually during San Antonio’s citywide Fiesta.

Parkinson’s News Today: Neuronal changes seen in Parkinson’s mouse model before disease symptoms

April 20, 2016

University of Texas Health Science Center researchers have identified physiologic changes in dopamine neurons in a key animal model of Parkinson’s known to display disease symptoms, the MitoPark mouse model. The dopamine changes in the mice, however, c …

Dentistry IQ: Fabrication of a chairside custom dental impression coping for fixture-level impressions

April 20, 2016

While we all are fascinated with the ease of intraoral scanning, there is still a need for fixture-level impressions when it comes to home-run esthetics in the anterior. The scan bodies of digital dentistry do not support the soft-tissue contours devel …

Fox 29: Local mom leads nationwide movement to raise synthetic marijuana awareness

April 20, 2016

The death of a local young man is inspiring his mother to warn others about synthetic marijuana on a national scale.

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