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Silicon Hills: Ten Life Science Companies to Watch in San Antonio

August 20, 2016

San Antonio has a robust bioscience and healthcare industry which contributes more than $23.9 billion to the city’s economy annually, according to the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation. Read the full story at Silicon Hills


The Monitor: DHR begins offering pediatric liver transplant services

August 20, 2016

John Blaylock remembers when his daughter Zoey, 11, turned yellow and ill during her first week of kindergarten in 2010. After seeing several doctors, they were referred to an internist in Harlingen. Read the full story at The Monitor


Texas Public Radio: The Source: Bexar County Leads State In Newborns Suffering From Opioid Withdrawl

August 20, 2016

A third of the infants born in Texas who suffer opioid withdrawals are in Bexar County. Read the full story at Texas Public Radio


News 4: UTHSCSA inviting public to free health conference this weekend

August 20, 2016

A major health conference is rolling into San Antonio this weekend and you are invited. Its focus is how to improve the experience between patients and healthcare professionals. Watch the full story at News 4


Exonomy: With Scaffold for Regenerating Arteries, Cardiovate Raises $350,000

August 20, 2016

An early stage San Antonio startup that aims to repair or replace clogged arteries with regenerated tissue has closed a small financing round from angel investors, The University of Texas Horizon Fund, and Targeted Technology, according to its CEO. Rea …


Silicon Hills: The Top Texas Healthcare Accelerators and Incubators

August 20, 2016

Launching a new venture is extremely difficult. Read the full story at Silicon Hills


Endocrinology Advisor: Insulin Sensitivity in Type 2 Diabetes Improved With Dapagliflozin

August 20, 2016

Dapagliflozin improves insulin sensitivity and increases lipid oxidation and plasma ketone concentration in patients with type 2 diabetes, according to a study published online Aug. 25 in Diabetes Care. Read the full story at Endocrinology Advisor



Partners Shopping Cards benefit CTRC

August 19, 2016

The CTRC Council, a nonprofit organization providing volunteer opportunities and fundraising to support the Cancer Therapy & Research Center, is holding its annual Partners Shopping Card event Oct. 21-30.


Military Health Symposium August 2016

Faculty, staff participate in military health symposium

August 19, 2016

Retired Maj. Gen. Byron C. Hepburn, M.D., director of the Health Science Center’s Military Health Institute, and a large contingent of Health Science Center faculty and staff participated in the Military Health System Research Symposium, held Aug. 15-18 in Kissimmee, Florida.


The Doctor Is In

The Doctor Is In: Caring for the family at work and at home

August 19, 2016

Family is the No. 1 priority for Dr. Carlos Roberto Jaen. After his father passed away from heart disease when he was young, Jaen said he became interested in medicine as a way to help others.


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