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New brain cancer therapy update this week

September 9, 2015

Hear an update of a first-in-human clinical trial where doctors insert nano-sized radioactive fat particles directly into deadly brain tumors.


University Health System and UT Health Science Center renew historic ties with long-term affiliation agreement

August 26, 2015

Fifteen-year agreement extends partnership and creates a framework for the future


Vulcan Materials Golf FUNdraiser supports cancer education, care, research

August 24, 2015

Golfers, sponsors sought for Oct. 19 tourney at TPC San Antoni


Curbing pain for oral cancer patients is goal of $144,000 grant to UT Health Science Center researcher

August 11, 2015

Shivani Ruparel, Ph.D., from the UT Health Science Center San Antonio, has received a grant from the American Cancer Society to study oral cancer pain.


UT Health Science Center Summer Institute focuses on patient involvement in health care, research

August 4, 2015

Engaging patients and community stakeholders in research and patient care is the focus of the UT Health Science Center San Antonio’s annual Summer Institute hosted by the School of Nursing’s Center for Advancing Clinical Excellence.


In the quest to make aging healthier, Barshop Institute gains 2 top NIA center grants

August 3, 2015

The Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is getting a multimillion-dollar grant to expand studies on aging and how to improve health throughout life.


Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio provides $358,000 for UT Health Science Center student education

August 3, 2015

The Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio is providing awards to support student community service learning initiatives and student scholarships at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.


$3.5 million NIH grant will teach young scientists how to teach

July 31, 2015

A five-year, $3.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio will enable postdoctoral research scientists to hone their teaching capabilities and skills.


Scientists’ silk structure is secret to successful process of regenerating salivary cells

July 24, 2015

Tissue engineering could help millions in the U.S. with dry mouth due to Sjögren’s syndrome, and radiation for head and neck cancer


White Coat Ceremony marks rite of passage

July 20, 2015

More than 200 students entering the School of Medicine at the UT Health Science Center will be presented white coats, which symbolize their journey to becoming physicians.


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