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UT Health San Antonio gains accreditation from association for lab animal use

July 8, 2019

UT Health San Antonio has received full accreditation from the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC) for the laboratory animal care and use program, announced Andrea Giuffrida, Ph.D., vice preside …


Jennifer Donegan, Ph.D.

Novel gene therapy reduces schizophrenia symptoms

July 8, 2019

Human research has shown that the hippocampus is hyperactive in schizophrenia, Dr. Donegan said. It is like a car engine that idles too high in park.


Jennifer Donegan, Ph.D.

Novel gene therapy curbs schizophrenia symptoms

July 5, 2019

Highlight:  An experimental treatment tested at UT Health San Antonio reduced delusions and hallucinations while improving cognitive skills in rats. Jennifer Donegan, Ph.D., and colleagues at UT Health San Antonio describe a novel, experimental approac …



Wellness 360: Comprehensive health care for employees, students and their families

July 2, 2019

Wellness 360 is the new name for the comprehensive health care provided by clinicians on the first floor of the School of Nursing, suite 1.422.


U.S. News & World Report: After birth, opioids’ toll continues

July 1, 2019

Lisa Cleveland, Ph.D., RN, from the School of Nursing, is included in the U.S. News & World Report story about opioid use disorder among mothers and their newborn babies. Read the story


KENS 5: Diversity in medicine helping those in need

July 1, 2019

Dr. Fred Campbell has served on the Long School of Medicine’s admissions committee for more than 20 years. He shares why promoting diversity in health care matters for patients. View the story



Two faculty members honored with 2019 Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award

July 1, 2019

Michaell A. Huber, D.D.S., professor in the Department of Comprehensive Dentistry, and Eileen M. Lafer, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Structural Biology, were honored with the award.



Anal cancer: Fighting the stigma

July 1, 2019

If you notice signs or symptoms, talk to your doctor. It could be life-saving.


E-scooter accidents causing facial injuries

June 28, 2019

Scott Farber, M.D., is fellowship trained in craniofacial surgery.                 More people are out and about in the summer, and many are riding on electric scooters downtown. Scott Farber, M.D., plastic and r …


Stewards of the P.I. Nixon Library

June 28, 2019

By Brandon Armstead Tucked away on the fifth floor of the Briscoe Library is a room with large windows on its double doors. This allows one to see several objects, including a rhinestone-studded skeleton, sepia portrait of a distinguished gentleman and …


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