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News from the Libraries: September

September 17, 2018

Learn about the upcoming Student Appreciation Week, Starletta and more.


Rivard Report: ‘Father of Burn Trauma’ receives Biomed’s Lifetime Achievement Award

September 14, 2018

Basil Pruitt, M.D., was honored Sept. 13 by BioMed SA with a Lifetime Achievement Award.


Cara Gonzales holding a bottle of thymol

Researchers study herbal rinse to treat oral cancer

September 12, 2018

Dr. Gonzales and her team recently conducted laboratory and animal research that showed thymol may have merit as a preventive agent and treatment for oral cancer.


Cara Gonzales holding a bottle of thymol

A mouthwash to treat oral cancer?

September 12, 2018

SAN ANTONIO (Sept. 12, 2018) ― Mother Nature has a way of hiding cures for diseases in plants and minerals, awaiting human discovery. This may be the case with thymol, a compound found in several plants, including thyme, oregano, rosemary and bay leave …


Dr. Leykum to head new VA center of excellence

September 12, 2018

She is professor of medicine and chief of the Division of General and Hospital Medicine, and is associated with the South Texas Veterans Health Care System.


Women in Medicine month: Researchers

September 12, 2018

The Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine and the Office for Inclusion and Diversity are celebrating Women in Medicine Month, held annually in September and promoted by the American Medical Association.



The Long School of Medicine at 50: Incredible changes, incredible alumni and incredible students

September 11, 2018

As part of an ongoing, yearlong celebration, we interviewed three active faculty, two founding faculty, a distinguished alumnus and a medical student about what the school’s milestone means to them.


KSAT 12: Alzheimer’s disease approaching status of health crisis, researchers say

September 10, 2018

September is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, and UT Health San Antonio’s Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases is looking at the disease at every state of its progression. View the story


UT Health San Antonio holds first interprofessional student orientation

September 7, 2018

The event brought together more than 80 students from the five schools and included dinner, networking and games.



October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month

September 7, 2018

Weekly events will focus on aspects of cybersecurity and the many ways it impacts our daily lives.


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