January 27, 2009
In “Memory Lessons: A Doctor’s Story,” Jerald Winakur, M.D., recalls his struggle to cope with his 86-year-old father’s disability and dementia
January 23, 2009
World-renowned imaging researcher Peter T. Fox, M.D., is the 2009 Presidential Distinguished Scholar at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.
January 22, 2009
Three prominent researchers from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio will discuss their work and the impact it has had on people’s day-to-day lives.
January 21, 2009
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is laying the groundwork for a thriving research community in the Lower Rio Grande Valley, and its efforts will be on display at a gathering this weekend.
January 21, 2009
Francisco G. Cigarroa, M.D., the pediatric and transplant surgeon whose inspiring leadership helped fuel momentum at The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio for more than eight years, told hundreds of faculty, staff, students and community leaders today that the successes of his tenure “are truly yours.”
January 20, 2009
UT Health Science Center President Francisco G. Cigarroa, M.D., will reflect on important educational, research and clinical initiatives of the last eight years by the Health Science Center community.
Radiation treatment after prostate removal significantly improves survival in men with advanced prostate cancer
January 19, 2009
Each year, about 100,000 men with advanced prostate cancer undergo surgery to remove their prostate gland (radical prostatectomy).
January 14, 2009
UT Health Science Center study confirms dental appliance successful in treating patients suffering from severe sleep apnea
January 9, 2009
For a healthy mother and baby, scheduling a Caesarean section delivery one to two weeks earlier than necessary slightly raises the risk of respiratory and other preventable problems in the newborn, and women should be counseled with this in mind.
January 8, 2009
Researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio have for the first time identified a protein that regulates the creation of a key hormone in fat tissue, a discovery that could have implications for the treatment of diabetes, obesity and possibly even aging.