KENS 5: Kenyan boy who received life-saving heart surgery departs

November 4, 2016
 

A Kenyan boy who came to San Antonio to receive a life-saving heart procedure is returning home on Monday. Watch the full story at KENS 5


The Rivard Report: MD Anderson Receives $2 Million From IBC Bank

November 4, 2016
 

At the 50th anniversary gala held by IBC Bank in Laredo on Saturday, Nov. 5, executives announced that the bank’s End Cancer Campaign raised $2 million to benefit the MD Anderson Cancer Center. Read the full story at The Rivard Report


Spectrum: Stem cell transplant makes rats more social

November 4, 2016
 

Stem cells injected into young rats populate their brains with a type of neuron that dampens brain activity. Read the full story at Spectrum


U.S. News & World Report: Policy, Economics Show Med Students the Big Picture

November 4, 2016
 

Second-year medical student Jeffrey Roberson says listening to a panel of parents whose children have asthma talk about how the cost and convenience of treatment dictated their choices was an eye-opener for him. Read the full story at U.S. News & World Report


Texas Public Radio: Cancer Therapy And Research Center Gets $5.8 Million

November 4, 2016
 

The Cancer Therapy and Research Center has received $5.8 million in new funding from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas. Read the full story at Texas Public Radio


Charles A. Rockwood, Jr., M.D.,

Dr. Rockwood marks half century of service to the Health Science Center

November 3, 2016
 

Charles A. Rockwood, Jr., M.D., professor and chairman emeritus, Department of Orthopaedics, director, shoulder service, marked 50 years of service to the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in October.