Therapy Animals of San Antonio

December 10, 2019

If these furry faces look familiar to you, it’s likely because you’ve seen them around our campus. Meet the Therapy Animals of San Antonio (TASA), a fun and friendly group who love bringing smiles to our students! TASA’s mission is to bring animals and people together for healing, something they’ve been excelling at for more […]

Melissa’s breast cancer journey

October 15, 2019

For Melissa Stockhoff, wife and mother to three small kids, life moves fast. She grew up in Idaho and made her way across the country before landing in Texas with her family. But in 2015, at the age of 33, her world came to a stop. What started out as a suspicious lump in her […]

Body Positivity: Conscious Effort Required

May 8, 2019

It is estimated that nearly 30 million Americans will struggle with an eating disorder in their lifetime, and millions of others will face food and body image issues, causing negative impacts on their health. In recent months, the Student Counseling Center at UT Health San Antonio has brought awareness to eating disorders within the organization’s […]

How the #TheatreCapChallenge is improving patient safety

May 1, 2019

For the past year, the #TheatreCapChallenge has made its way into hospitals across the globe with one simple, yet profound goal: to improve patient safety. In an always-changing hospital environment, it can be difficult to remember everyone’s name and role during surgery. But when every second counts, you can’t afford to waste time trying to […]