Fox 29: Local nurses help save shark attack victim

August 8, 2019

Two quick-thinking nurses from San Antonio are being hailed as heroes after helping save a shark attack victim off the Florida coast. Watch the full story at Fox 29

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Stewards of the P.I. Nixon Library

June 28, 2019

By Brandon Armstead Tucked away on the fifth floor of the Briscoe Library is a room with large windows on its double doors. This allows one to see several objects, including a rhinestone-studded skeleton, sepia portrait of a distinguished gentleman and an entire wall of books. Here, you will meet Andrea Schorr, head of resource […]

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Express-News: San Antonio researchers check synthetic version of capsaicin — the heat in chile peppers — for cancer-killing effects

June 10, 2019

Researchers at UT Health San Antonio, in collaboration with the University of Texas at San Antonio, have developed a new class of drugs called capsazepine analogs, which bear structural similarities to capsaicin. In preclinical testing on mice, the drugs have shown promise in dramatically reducing the size of tumors. See the Express-News coverage of this […]

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KSAT 12: Local scientists help discover new genes to identify risk for Alzheimer’s

June 4, 2019

The largest Alzheimer’s study in the world involved scientists at UT Health San Antonio. Watch the full story at KSAT 12

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Rivard Report: At a home of recovery, women celebrate Mother’s Day and sobriety with their children

May 10, 2019

Sitting at a picnic table covered in a pink plastic tablecloth, Crystal Gutierrez watches as her 5-year-old daughter Makayla drinks fruit punch and sorts black and red discs to play Connect 4. Gutierrez, a 28-year-old mother of three, lives at Casa Mia, a Midtown home for mothers and pregnant women recovering from heroin addiction. She has been sober […]

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HR News: Update your goals to prepare for annual Performance Review process

April 22, 2019

The performance review process begins in May. All UT Health San Antonio staff will be able to access and complete self assessments in the Goal & Performance System (GPS). If you created a goal plan, now is a good time to update any goals you created, document your progress and gather your achievements from the […]

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