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CTRC at UT Health Science Center offers practical course on new cancer drugs

February 18, 2009

Newly available anti-cancer drugs and promising agents that are still awaiting approval will be discussed at a conference March 6 – 7 at the La Quinta Inn & Suites Medical Center in San Antonio, TX.


Ribbon-cutting ceremony planned for Feb. 20 at new Laredo Health Department Dental Clinic

February 17, 2009

The City of Laredo Health Department is hosting a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new Dental Clinic that provides dental care for patients of all ages and will serve as the primary clinical training site for two newly established dental residency training programs based in Laredo.


Scientists identify molecular signature of leukemia stem cells

February 17, 2009

Scientists studying chronic myeloid leukemia, more commonly known as CML, are one step closer to decoding the “genetic signature” of stem cells in this disease.


Protein quality control is a key to longevity in naked mole rats

February 16, 2009

Scientists find clues to why subterranean rodents are so long-lived


Sealing in a smile: Dental students provide screenings for Edgewood second-graders

February 13, 2009

More than 750 second-graders from Edgewood Independent School District (EISD) are smiling a little brighter after receiving dental screenings and sealants from dental students at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.


Edgewood ISD students to receive free dental care at UT Health Science Center San Antonio dental clinic

February 10, 2009

Edgewood Independent School District second-graders will receive care from dental students at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio during a free dental clinic held in conjunction with the American Dental Association’s National Children’s Dental Health Month.


Verghese returns to Health Science Center for reading

February 10, 2009

Physician/author feels a sense of homecoming as he shares his first novel with “the place where it was written”


UT Health Science Center to begin accepting applications for nutrition and dietetics program

February 9, 2009

On Feb. 15, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio will begin accepting applications for its new dual degree in dietetics and nutrition, with classes expected to begin in fall 2009 at both the San Antonio campus and Laredo Campus Extension.


Event discusses cancer’s impact on women’s lives

February 4, 2009

Woman to Woman, an annual symposium sponsored by the Cancer Center Council, brings women and health experts together to discuss topical cancer issues.


Jan. 29 ceremony honors 24 faculty, staff for excellence

January 28, 2009

William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP, dean of the School of Medicine and vice president for medical affairs who will become interim president Feb. 2, will present awards to 24 individuals.


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