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Voelcker Fund awards $2.3 million for young faculty research, pipeline education

June 26, 2018

William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP, president of UT Health San Antonio, on June 26 announced that the Max and Minnie Tomerlin Voelcker Fund is giving $1.45 million to the university to support three innovative research projects and one pilot research proje …


Fragile X study

Gene editing curbs autism symptoms in mice

June 26, 2018

Scientists at UT Health San Antonio have edited a gene in the brain to decrease the repetitive behaviors of mice with fragile X syndrome, which is an inherited cause of autism spectrum disorders. The study is described in the July issue of Nature Biome …


Voelcker Fund awards $1.45 million for young faculty research and $850,000 for pipeline science education

June 26, 2018

William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP, president of UT Health San Antonio, on June 26 announced that the Max and Minnie Tomerlin Voelcker Fund is giving $1.45 million to the university to support three innovative research projects and one pilot research proje …


Improving UT Health’s service anniversary recognition

June 26, 2018

Beginning this month, UT Health will roll out new and added benefits to our service anniversary recognition program. We will now offer many more and timelier opportunities for managers to recognize employees and invite colleagues to join in the celebration.


Message from the President: Employee service anniversary program

June 26, 2018

We are currently rolling out enhancements to our employee anniversary program designed to celebrate and acknowledge the immense impact of dedication by our staff and faculty.


Ivanhoe Broadcast News: Curing chlamydia through the gut: Medicine’s next big thing?

June 25, 2018

Promising research is revealing that if the infection hits first in the GI tract, it might act as a source of prevention. View and read the story


Male High School Student Talking To Teacher By Lockers

Action Pack helps schools become ‘trauma sensitive’

June 25, 2018

Free guide helps school personnel talk to decision-makers, build a support team, craft a system to identify and support traumatized students, and more.


Barshop Institute researchers study alcoholic fatty liver disease.

Naturally occurring protein could treat alcoholic liver disease

June 25, 2018

Dr. Zang is the senior author of alcohol liver disease research published this year in the journal Hepatology.


Dr. Hargreaves wins military health research award

June 22, 2018

His primary research interests are in the areas of pain and inflammation.


Barshop Institute researchers study alcoholic fatty liver disease.

Naturally occurring protein in body could treat alcoholic liver disease

June 22, 2018

Chronic alcohol drinking affects 16 million people in the United States, and one of the results is fatty liver damage leading to cirrhosis (scarring). Liver cirrhosis is the 12th-leading cause of death nationwide. Researchers at UT Health San Antonio’s …


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