Time off to vote on Election Day

October 30, 2020

All UT Health San Antonio faculty and staff are eligible to take time off to vote on an election day for national, state and local elections when it isn’t possible to vote before or after normal working hours.




KENS 5: Remdesivir study underway by UT Health San Antonio and University Health System

October 30, 2020

Dr. Thomas Patterson, Infectious Diseases, informs KENS 5 audiences about the three phases of the remdesivir trial, currently underway by UT Health San Antonio and University Health System. The FDA approval of the drug last week leads to fewer restrictions than the study had previously encountered under emergency-use authorization. Read and watch the story.


Behind the Shield: The fight is not yet over

October 29, 2020

I am an internal medicine resident at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hospital in New York City, New York. I graduated from UT Health San Antonio’s Long School of Medicine in 2018. As part of my training in the internal medicine residency program, I have worked in both the hospital’s emergency room and on the inpatient […]