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Two women faculty members named fellows in academic medicine leadership program

May 15, 2019

Since its inception at Drexel University in 1995, ELAM has enrolled over 1,000 women leaders and accepts approximately 50 new fellows each year in fields of medicine, dentistry, public health and pharmacy.


Dr. Singh receives UT System’s Translational STARs award

May 15, 2019

Brij B. Singh, Ph.D. Brij B. Singh, Ph.D., associate dean for research in the School of Dentistry and professor of periodontics, has received a Translational STARs Award from the UT System. The award comes with a $500,000 grant. His research background …


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Study says Hispanics face unique obstacles to health

May 15, 2019

U.S. Latinos face unaffordable housing, unreliable public transportation and a lack of green space, which contributes to health inequities, according to a new research review from Salud America!, a national network for health equity at UT Health San Antonio.



Ramirez to chair Department of Population Health Sciences

May 14, 2019

Amelie G. Ramirez, Dr.P.H., founder and director of the Institute for Health Promotion Research at UT Health San Antonio and a leading health disparities researcher, has been named chair of the Department of Population Health Sciences, announced Robert …


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Research: U.S. Latinos face unaffordable housing, unreliable public transportation and a lack of green space

May 14, 2019

Barriers limit Latinos’ access to health-promoting assets like stable housing, medical care and physical activity, but policies and practices are emerging to create affordable housing, reliable public transit and more green spaces to improve Latino hea …


Graduation weekend takes center stage

May 13, 2019

Nearly 650 candidates for graduation will receive degrees this weekend, May 17-19, from UT Health San Antonio.  The diversity of the graduating classes reflects a primary core value honored by UT Health San Antonio. Seven of every eight graduates have …


Dr. Ramirez to chair newly named Department of Population Health Sciences

May 13, 2019

Amelie G. Ramirez, Dr.P.H., founder and director of the Institute for Health Promotion Research at UT Health San Antonio and a leading health disparities researcher, will lead the newly named Department of Population Health Sciences.



UT Health San Antonio to graduate nearly 650

May 13, 2019

Nearly 650 candidates for graduation will receive degrees this weekend, May 17-19, from UT Health San Antonio. The diversity of the graduating classes reflects a primary core value honored by UT Health San Antonio. Seven of every eight graduates have T …



Yes, you can Bike to Work!

May 13, 2019

A bicycle is not just for recreation or exercise. It’s a means of transportation. Give it a try on Friday, May 17.


Rivard Report: At a home of recovery, women celebrate Mother’s Day and sobriety with their children

May 10, 2019

Sitting at a picnic table covered in a pink plastic tablecloth, Crystal Gutierrez watches as her 5-year-old daughter Makayla drinks fruit punch and sorts black and red discs to play Connect 4. Gutierrez, a 28-year-old mother of three, lives at Casa Mia …


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