KENS 5: The proper way to use at-home coronavirus test kits

January 4, 2022
 

Dr. Jan Patterson, Infectious Diseases, is quoted in this story about the proper way to use at-home test kits. Watch story Story also appears: WFAA, Dallas: https://www.wfaa.com/article/news/health/coronavirus/the-proper-way-to-use-at-home-coronavirus-test-kits/273-16d4c489-e188-452a-a7c5-0abe553bd8e3 KYTX, Tyler: https://www.cbs19.tv/article/news/health/coronavirus/the-proper-way-to-use-at-home-coronavirus-test-kits/273-16d4c489-e188-452a-a7c5-0abe553bd8e3


KENS 5: Growing confusion over new CDC guidelines as COVID testing is in high demand

January 4, 2022
 

Dr. Jan Patterson, Infectious Diseases, is quoted in this story and explained that it’s not too late to get a vaccine or booster shot to stop the spread of COVID-19. Watch story 


Texas Public Radio: Natural immunity from COVID-19 may be weaker in people who’ve had severe disease

January 4, 2022
 

Dr. Evelien Bunnik, Microbiology, Immunology and Molecular Genetics, is quoted in this story about her research on COVID-19 immunity. Listen here


From the Chief Operating Officer: UT Health San Antonio COVID-19 update

January 3, 2022
 

As a result of the unprecedented spike in COVID-19 cases fueled by the fast-moving omicron variant, UT Health San Antonio is executing the following actions to help keep our employees and learners safe and help avert an even worse surge that is already overwhelming urgent care centers and emergency departments in our community.


IDs will not be processed Jan. 11 and 12

January 3, 2022
 

The UT Police Parking Services Office will not be processing or creating new UT Health San Antonio ID badges on Jan. 11 and 12 because the system will be offline for necessary upgrades. We apologize for any inconvenience.


LINC seed grant letter of intent due Jan. 10

January 3, 2022
 

The Office of Linking Interprofessional Networks for Collaboration (LINC), within Academic, Faculty & Student Affairs, invites applications from faculty and staff requesting financial support for pilot projects designed to advance interprofessional education (IPE) at UT Health San Antonio. Projects demonstrating potential in terms of future scalability, sustainability, and extramural support are welcomed.