Fox 29 and News 4: ‘Very challenging’: Texas leads nation in repeat teenage pregnancies; experts weigh in

February 24, 2022
 

Dr. Kristen Plastino, professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology / UT Teen Health, was interviewed for this story.


Yahoo! News: Jill Biden meets cancer survivors, military families during Texas trip

February 24, 2022
 

During a visit to the Mays Cancer Center, Biden spoke to patients and doctors about the disparities of cancer care among Latinos. The Biden administration, along with the first lady, have advocated for jumpstarting cancer screenings that were missed or delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and ensure that tools to detect and treat cancer […]


The Hill: Jill Biden meets cancer survivors, military families during Texas trip

February 24, 2022
 

During a visit to the Mays Cancer Center, Biden spoke about the disparities of cancer care among Latinos and highlighted the importance of combating language and cultural barriers to make better care possible among the community. Read story


San Antonio Report: Jill Biden visits Mays Cancer Center as part of White House initiative to reduce cancer deaths

February 24, 2022
 

The visit comes after the Biden administration announced the restart of the Cancer Moonshot initiative earlier this month. Read story


KSTX (Texas Public Radio): First Lady Jill Biden visits medical and military facilities in San Antonio

February 24, 2022
 

Several San Antonio cancer survivors and their doctors talked with Biden as she toured the Mays Cancer Center, home to UT Health San Antonio MD Anderson Cancer Center. Read story


KSAT: First Lady Jill Biden makes multiple stops during San Antonio visit

February 24, 2022
 

The centerpiece of the first lady’s visit to the Mays Cancer Center was a listening session with experts about the cancer health disparities in the Latino community. Read story