Spectrum News: Two-Day therapy retreat helps treat PTSD and improve re­la­tion­ships

September 28, 2020
 

In this Spectrum News’ “In Focus Texas,” segment Alan Peterson, PhD, professor of psychiatry and director of our national STRONG STAR PTSD consortium and Consortium to Alleviate PTSD research programs based in our Department of Psychiatry, was interviewed about a two-day weekend treatment for military-related PTSD that can also improve relationships of military couples. Watch […]


Spectrum News: Understanding PTSD and its effects on relationships

September 28, 2020
 

Spectrum News’ “In Focus Texas,” featured Alan Peterson, PhD, and a military couple about a new, one-weekend treatment for military-related PTSD that can also improve relationships of military couples. Dr. Peterson, professor of psychiatry, is director of our national STRONG STAR PTSD consortium and Consortium to Alleviate PTSD research programs based in our Department of […]


Psychology Today: Why gray matter volume and white matter connectivity matter

September 28, 2020
 

A team of researchers from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, along with dozens of collaborators from around the globe, published a paper (Hofer et al., 2020) that identifies 160 genes linked to brain shrinkage (as indexed by a reduction in gray matter volume, surface area, and thickness) in 34 anatomically […]


D Magazine: COVID-19 Bulletin (09/28/20)

September 28, 2020
 

UT Health San Antonio’s Dr. Fred Campbell, Hospital and General Medicine, said that while aerosol particles of the COVID-19 contain the virus, they don’t appear to be infectious, The Texas Standard reported. Read the bulletin.


Register to vote on campus

September 28, 2020
 

Representatives from the non-partisan Bexar County Elections Department are on campus to help you register to vote. They will be located in the UT Health Medical Arts & Research Center (MARC) lobby near the H-E-B Pharmacy on Wednesday, Sept. 30 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Thursday, Oct. 1 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.


Revised guidance for learning opportunities

September 28, 2020
 

Dear UT Health San Antonio colleagues: Our 2020-21 academic year is in full flight, with over 3,400 students enrolled in our diverse degree and certificate programs across our five schools. I am grateful to the students who are steadfast in their desire to pursue their educational and professional goals here, learning from our outstanding faculty. […]