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New Action Pack: Start a ‘Handle With Care’ program so police can notify schools if kids are exposed to trauma!

August 26, 2019

Sixty percent of U.S. kids are exposed to violence, crime or abuse. These kids still have to go to class, carrying a burden of stress and trauma that can hurt their behavior and grades in schools that aren’t even aware there’s an issue. That’s why the …



50 Years of Excellence

August 26, 2019

Tribute is the official magazine for the alumni and friends of the School of Nursing at UT Health San Antonio. On this 50th anniversary of the School of Nursing, read and share inspiring stories highlighting our alumni, faculty and students who are rev …


New program to distribute Narcan to released inmates

August 22, 2019

The UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing is initiating a novel program with the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office to distribute the lifesaving medication Narcan to those leaving the jail. Narcan is a naloxone spray used to reverse opioid overdose.


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School of Nursing’s Narcan project for released inmates is first in the state

August 22, 2019

SAN ANTONIO (Aug. 20, 2019) ― The UT Health San Antonio School of Nursing is initiating a new program with the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office to distribute the lifesaving medication Narcan to those leaving the jail. Narcan is a naloxone spray used to re …


Panel to discuss border crossing debate

August 22, 2019

The Center for Medical Humanities and Ethics is hosting a discussion titled “Humanizing the Border Crossing Dialogue” at noon, Aug. 29, in Lecture Hall 3.102B. The discussion, followed by a question-and-answer session, will feature local doctors, lawye …


New division chief named for hematology/medical oncology

August 20, 2019

Daruka Mahadevan, M.D., Ph.D., will also lead the hematology and medical oncology service line within the Mays Cancer Center.


News from the Libraries: August

August 19, 2019

Read about the Friends of the P.I. Nixon Library Lecture Series and more news. Read the newsletter.


St. Baldrick’s Foundation awards $306,000 for Ewing sarcoma studies

August 19, 2019

The St. Baldrick’s Foundation has awarded $306,000 to David Libich, Ph.D., of UT Health San Antonio to further his studies of the childhood cancer Ewing sarcoma.


KSAT 12: Why grandparents, caretakers of children need to be up to date on their vaccines

August 15, 2019

The vaccines are crucial because the older the caretaker, the more vulnerable they are to getting sick. Read the story



President’s Gala to honor Karen and Ronald Herrmann

August 15, 2019

Proceeds from the gala will establish the Karen and Ronald Herrmann Endowment for Research to Advance Excellence in Caregiving.


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