Training the trainer to increase health care access

September 21, 2020

“I was inspired by my father, a U.N. diplomat. I told him I wanted to be a doctor someday, and he took me to refugee camps and the Doctors Without Borders compound to see doctors there. And, that was one of my first experiences understanding how important health care access is.” Her first medical school […]

KSAT 12: Why voting is good for your health, according to San Antonio infectious disease doctor

September 21, 2020

Dr. Ruth Berggren, Infectious Diseases, discussed voting during the pandemic and the latest vaccine developments. Read and watch the interview.

San Antonio Business Journal: UHS CEO: Joint venture with UT Health could include new hospitals

September 21, 2020

This San Antonio Business Journal article is about UT Health San Antonio and University Health System’s. Sept. 16 announcement that they have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to create a top-tier integrated health delivery system to improve care throughout Bexar County. Read the story. 

Is your address up to date? Use Employee Self Service to check and change

September 21, 2020

With next month’s Spirit Week quickly approaching, it’s good to have the correct mailing address on file. No spoilers, you’ll have to wait and see what’s coming your way. Spirit Week will be Oct. 12-16, 2020. To review and update your address and other contact information, you can use the Employee Self Service available through […]

Targeted Oncology: Treatment approaches become more individualized as field of myelofibrosis advances

September 21, 2020

In this interview, Ruben Mesa, MD, director of the Mays Cancer Center, shares highlights from his presentation on the role of JAK inhibitors in myelofibrosis during the first annual Texas Virtual MPN Workshop and Meeting. Read the story.

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute: Global Pandemics: Innovation for early detection and a coordinated response system

September 18, 2020

Ruben Mesa, MD, FACP, director of the Mays Cancer Center, was a guest on a panel during the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute’s 2020 Leadership Conference.