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KSAT 12: New funding could provide treatment for opioid-addicted patients

February 25, 2020

The new initiative aims to change how opioid use disorder is treated in Texas.

Vents Magazine: How protecting your eyes may prevent coronavirus

February 25, 2020

Dr. Jan Evans Patterson explains why protecting your eyes is very important when it comes to avoiding the coronavirus. Read the full story.

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A clearer look at ultrasounds

February 25, 2020

More than 100 clinicians learned ultrasound best practices from experts at UT Health San Antonio.

Share your salutes and sentiments

February 24, 2020

The Salutes & Sentiments feature, on My UT Health intranet, allows faculty, staff and students the opportunity to publish messages of encouragement and support for their peers.

CPRIT awards millions for San Antonio cancer research

February 24, 2020

Grants will advance the work of the Center for Innovative Drug Discovery, a research center offered jointly by UT Health San Antonio and UTSA.

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Advancing the Science of Cancer conference to address anticipated 142% rise of disease in Latinos

February 21, 2020

Media contacts: Cliff Despres, (210) 562-6517, Rosanne Fohn, (210) 567-3026, SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Latinos are expected to see a 142% rise in cancer cases in coming years. To address this pressing health concern, UT …


Biggs Institute joins NIH stroke research network

February 21, 2020

The network will examine why 30% of stroke patients develop dementia.

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Biggs Institute joins NIH network studying post-stroke dementia

February 21, 2020

UT Health San Antonio is part of a National Institutes of Health (NIH) stroke research network announced Feb. 19 at the International Stroke Conference in Los Angeles. Sudha Seshadri, M.D., professor of neurology and founding director of the Glenn Bigg …

News 4: Local doctors get $7.2M to fight opioid crisis across Texas

February 20, 2020

Dr. Jennifer Sharpe Potter is leading the statewide collaborative, called Texas Medication for Opioid Use Disorder.

News 4: Scooters are causing people to end up in the emergency rooms

February 20, 2020

Scooters are one way to get around San Antonio, but it’s also one way some are ending up in the emergency room. Dr. Scott Farber discussed the facial injuries he sees from e-scooter accidents. He explained that riders must wear helmets to prevent head …

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