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Texas Public Radio: Ask the expert: Local infectious disease expert answers your questions about COVID-19

May 11, 2020

Dr. Ruth Berggren, infectious diseases specialist and director of the Center for Medical Humanities and Ethics at UT Health San Antonio, answers questions about whether schools should continue wind instrument teaching, if the coronavirus can travel thr …


San Antonio Express-News: Editorial: Join our discussion on public health

May 11, 2020

Dr. Barbara Taylor, an associate professor of infectious diseases, is leading the COVID-19 Health Transition team. Dr. Taylor will be joining the San Antonio Express-News editorial board to discuss COVID-19. The community is invited to join the convers …


Safely share video with Microsoft Stream

May 8, 2020

As a result of the increased usage, users should check Microsoft Stream for any videos they may have inadvertently shared with the entire campus community. Please make sure that the video content is appropriate.



Don’t forget your mask!

May 8, 2020

Face masks are required at all times in all public spaces on campus. A growing number of people are leaving their work area or building without putting on a mask. UT Health San Antonio does not have enough personal protective equipment to re-issue mask …


Texas Public Radio: Antiviral drug is approved for emergency use to treat COVID-19 patients

May 8, 2020

Dr. Thomas Patterson, chief of infectious disease, discusses the new antiviral drug, remdesivir, receiving emergency authorization by the FDA. Patterson is a local PI of the UT Health San Antonio study site in collaboration with University Hospital. Re …


Blood drive

Give blood, save lives

May 8, 2020

There is a critical need for blood donations during the COVID-19 pandemic. UT Health San Antonio is hosting a blood drive to support the UHS Blood Bank.


San Antonio Express-News: Watch Live: A conversation about COVID-19 data and trends in San Antonio

May 8, 2020

San Antonio Express-News hosts a community conversation with Dr. Barbara S. Taylor and Assistant City Manager Colleen Bridger, on Tuesday, May 12 at 11 a.m. Taylor, an associate professor of infectious diseases and the assistant dean for the MD/MPH pro …


Texas Standard: Ask a doctor: Is it safe to get a haircut, and other questions answered

May 8, 2020

Dr. Fred Campbell, General and Hospital Medicine, answers listeners’ questions about their health during the coronavirus pandemic. Listen to the Q&A.


PSA: Cancer prevention and screening during the COVID-19 pandemic

May 7, 2020

Ruben Mesa, M.D., director of the Mays Cancer Center, home to UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson, asks that the public keep their cancer screenings, tests and treatments during this time.


KSAT 12: Trust index: Do San Antonio hospitals have enough personal protective equipment?

May 7, 2020

UT Health San Antonio has clinics and labs across the city with its health care workers and researchers on the front line. They say they do not have a shortage and “are closely monitoring our PPE and are providing universal masking to our employees.” W …


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