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NIH mobile exhibit coming to campus Feb. 19-20

February 10, 2020

The All of Us Journey traveling exhibit is making a stop at UT Health San Antonio Feb. 19-20.

Dr. Yang receives UT System award to support blood cancer research

February 7, 2020

Professor Feng-Chun Yang, M.D., Ph.D., has been awarded a $1 million UT System Faculty STARs award.

Tuesday, Feb. 11: Annual Bryant Lecture finds inspiration in judge who helped end segregation

February 7, 2020

Join us from noon to 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, to be inspired by the example of legendary federal jurist Frank Minis Johnson Jr., whose landmark rulings helped end segregation. His story will be told by fellow Alabamian Selwyn M. Vickers, M.D., Schoo …

New Ph.D. program to launch in Fall 2020

February 6, 2020

The School of Health Professions is adding a Ph.D. in Health Sciences to meet the demand for allied health faculty and researchers with doctoral degrees.

News 4: Researchers obtain stunning results using tree bark extract for prostate cancer

February 6, 2020

The comparative study showed that both a tree bark extract, called Nexrutine, and exercise nearly equally reduced the spread of aggressive prostate cancer in mice.

KSAT 12: Why Deep Inspiration Breath-Hold is the weapon to fight cancer

February 6, 2020

Deep Inspiration Breath-Hold radiation therapy is being offered to enhance the ability to treat cancer patients. This type of therapy is only being offered here in San Antonio at the Mays Cancer Center, home to UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson.

Questions about Alzheimer’s? The community is invited to talk to experts for free

February 5, 2020

The Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases, in partnership with the Alzheimer’s Association, presents the South Texas Alzheimer’s Conference Public Event.

Questions about Alzheimer’s? Meet the experts for free on Feb. 23

February 4, 2020

Developing novel and effective treatments for Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias requires information on the genetics and biology of all ethnic groups. “One of the themes we are trying to build on is understanding the disease in Hispanics,” said S …

Texas Public Radio: Before there was coronavirus there was SARS, San Antonio doctor remembers

February 4, 2020

Dr. Jan Patterson, a professor of medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at UT Health San Antonio, shares the lessons she learned during the 2003 SARS outbreak.

Anna visits Mark after transplant

Called 1st in U.S.: Living liver donors kindly swap to save 2 recipients

February 4, 2020

Transplant surgeons at the Long School of Medicine use an effective approach to maximize the altruistic desire and contributions of living liver donors.

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