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El Paso organization partners with UT Health Science Center to announce new traffic safety project for Hispanics

June 4, 2008

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, motor vehicle crashes remain the leading cause of death among persons ages 4 to 33.


Construction hits halfway mark on Health Science Center’s new,256,000-square foot Medical Arts Research Center

June 2, 2008

Local contractor making Health Science Center’s vision of a one-stop shop for all patient care center a reality.


Coveted federal translational research award comes to S.A.

May 29, 2008

A South Texas consortium led by The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is receiving a $26 million Clinical and Translational Science Award to speed biomedical breakthroughs to improve the health of the people in the region’s communities.


Dr. Lyda Arévalo receives Clare M. Fagin Fellowship to further studies in geriatric nursing

May 19, 2008

In a recent report, the Institute of Medicine noted that many more health care providers and family caregivers with specialized training will be needed to provide care for the aging Baby Boomer generation.


Cancer survivors heal mind, body and spirit at Annual Wellness Conference

May 16, 2008

The “Surviving and Thriving” Wellness Conference, hosted by The Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CTRC) at The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio empowers cancer patients, both the newly diagnosed and long-term survivors, and their caregivers to learn how to conquer their fears, manage their symptoms and find inspiration in the words of nationally acclaimed speakers.


Curtain to lift on 689 graduates’ health science careers

May 14, 2008

ix-hundred eighty-nine health professional students and biomedical scientists are scheduled to receive their degrees from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in ceremonies Friday through Sunday.


Volunteers sought for study of muscle, aging, insulin resistance

May 14, 2008

A three-year research study by The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio seeks volunteers ages 18-30 and 65 and older to compare levels of a protein called NFkB (NF-kappa-B).


Barshop Institute director to receive aging society’s top award

May 14, 2008

Arlan G. Richardson, Ph.D., who directs the Sam and Ann Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio, is the 2008 recipient of the prestigious Irving S. Wright Award of Distinction from the American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR).


Community hails Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long legacy gift

May 8, 2008

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, close on the heels of the annual Fiesta in San Antonio, held its own Fiesta-style ceremony today to recognize the generosity of Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long and name the university’s original San Antonio campus for them.


Students, faculty, community leaders to thank Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long, $25 million donors

May 1, 2008

Official UT System Board of Regents naming ceremony for the Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Campus (formerly called Central Campus) of The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.


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